World’s Largest Bananas Producing Countries

Banana is the fruit cultivated around the world, the fruit famous and used widely as part of the food. Banana is healthy and tasty, hundreds of types of Bananas found with different taste, size and colours. Usually, Bananas cultivated and sold locally as it no longer stays fresh. The total world production of banana is over 145 million tonnes as per statistics 2013.

India is the largest producer of Bananas with around 30 million tonnes of production annually, most bananas cultivated in south Indian states and exports to other states of the country. China, the Philippines and Ecuador are the next largest Bananas producers. The production of banana increasing every year since its demand growing, many countries importing quality banana. Banana is the largest cultivated fruits and fourth-largest cultivated food after Rice, Wheat and Maize. Ecuador, Costa Rica and Colombia are the largest exporters of bananas, it exports around 17 million tonnes of banana annually.

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RankCountryProduction (in Tonnes)Production Value
1
India
29,666,973$8,355,139,000
2
Uganda
12,000,000$3,107,962,000
3
China, mainland
10,400,000$2,928,962,000
4
Philippines
9,165,043$2,323,044,000
5
Ecuador
7,427,776$2,091,891,000
6
Brazil
7,329,471$2,064,206,000
7
Indonesia
6,132,695$1,727,157,000
8
United Republic of Tanzania
3,143,835$885,401,000
9
Angola
2,646,073$745,216,000
10
Guatemala
2,679,934$726,589,000
11
Mexico
2,138,687$602,320,000
12
Costa Rica
1,937,122$531,472,000
13
Burundi
1,848,727$520,658,000
14
Colombia
2,042,925$517,685,000
15
Thailand
1,600,000$450,609,000
16
Viet Nam
1,523,428$429,044,000
17
Cameroon
1,394,675$392,783,000
18
Kenya
1,197,988$337,390,000
19
Egypt
1,054,243$296,907,000
20
Papua New Guinea
1,000,000$253,467,000
21
Dominican Republic
829,827$233,705,000

Posted By: Worldlistmania Contributor

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