Asia

Asia includes the world's potato giant, China, which accounts for more than 20 percent of both the global potato-growing area and the world potato harvest.

Several other Asian countries - Bangladesh, India, the Islamic Republic of Iran, Japan and Turkey - also figure in the world's top 20 potato producing countries.
Agricultural Statistics Asia
Potato Production in 2017 :195669000.00tonnesAggregate, may include official, semi-official, estimated or calculated data
Potato Area Harvested in 2017 :10209100.00haAggregate, may include official, semi-official, estimated or calculated data
Potato Yield in 2017 :191660.00hg/haCalculated data
Sweet Potato Production in 2017 :79600400.00tonnesAggregate, may include official, semi-official, estimated or calculated data
Sweet Potato Area Harvested in 2017 :3973210.00haAggregate, may include official, semi-official, estimated or calculated data
Sweet Potato Yield in 2017 :200343.00hg/haCalculated data
Potato Production in 2016 :190516000.00tonnesAggregated Data
Consumption Statistics Asia
Potatoes (Fresh and Processed) , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 2011:28.99kg/capita/yearPotatoes (Fresh and Processed)
Sweet Potatoes , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 2011:9.35kg/capita/yearSweet Potatoes
Potatoes (Fresh and Processed) , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 2010:28.12kg/capita/yearPotatoes (Fresh and Processed)
Sweet Potatoes , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 2010:9.29kg/capita/yearSweet Potatoes
Potatoes (Fresh and Processed) , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 2009:26.36kg/capita/yearPotatoes (Fresh and Processed)
Sweet Potatoes , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 2009:9.88kg/capita/yearSweet Potatoes
Potatoes (Fresh and Processed) , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 2008:26.73kg/capita/yearPotatoes (Fresh and Processed)
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