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List of countries by tomato production

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– Top Tomato Producing Countries in 2017:
– China led global production with nearly 33%.
– India followed China in production volume.
– The United States was among the top tomato producers.
– Turkey and Egypt also featured in the top tomato producing countries.

– Global Tomato Production Statistics in 2017:
– Total world production reached 182,301,395 metric tonnes.
– A 1.6% increase from 2016’s production levels.
– The Food and Agriculture Organization provided these statistics.
– The data was sourced from the Corporate Statistical Database.
– China’s production accounted for a significant portion of the global total.

– Notable Tomato Producing Regions:
– China’s provinces like Xinjiang and Shandong were key tomato producers.
– California in the U.S. was a significant tomato growing region.
– Italy, Spain, and Turkey were prominent in tomato cultivation in Europe.
– Egypt’s Nile Delta region was vital for tomato production.
– India’s states of Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka were major tomato producers.

– Trends in Tomato Production:
Tomato production has been increasing globally.
– China’s dominance in tomato production has been consistent.
– Developing countries have shown significant growth in tomato cultivation.
– Technological advancements have improved tomato yields.
– Climate change poses challenges to tomato cultivation.

– Importance of Tomato Production:
– Tomatoes are a key ingredient in various cuisines worldwide.
Tomato processing industries rely on consistent tomato production.
– Tomatoes are rich in nutrients like Vitamin C and lycopene.
Tomato exports contribute significantly to the economy of producing countries.
– Sustainable tomato farming practices are essential for long-term production.

This is a list of countries by tomato production in 2016 and 2017, based on data from the Food and Agriculture Organization Corporate Statistical Database. The estimated total world production for tomatoes in 2017 was 182,301,395 metric tonnes, an increase of 1.6% from 179,508,401 tonnes in 2016. China was by far the largest producer, accounting for nearly 33% of global production. Dependent territories are shown in italics.

Countries by tomato production in 2017

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