World Rice Production 2016/2017

May 2016

This month the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) estimates that the World Rice Production 2016/2017 will be 480.71 million metric tons.

Rice Production last year (*) was 470.49 million tons. This year's 480.71 estimated million tons could represent an increase of 10.22 million tons or a 2.17% in rice production around the globe.

Rice Production by Country

(Values in Metric Tons)

China: 146,500,000

India: 105,000,000

Others: 41,545,000

Indonesia: 36,600,000

Bangladesh: 34,550,000

Vietnam: 28,500,000

Thailand: 17,000,000

Burma: 12,500,000

Philippines: 12,000,000

Brazil: 8,500,000

Japan: 7,680,000

United States: 7,335,000

Pakistan: 6,900,000

Cambodia: 4,700,000

Korea, South: 4,000,000

Egypt: 4,000,000

Sri Lanka: 3,400,000


Next Update will be June 10, 2016.