En la isla de Malta se cultivaron 700 ha. de patatas (2013), lo que supone un rendimiento total de 1.600 toneladas.

Malta es bien conocida por sus patatas tempranas, muchas de las cuales son de la variedad Alpha. Estas patatas tempranas se exportan principalmente a Europa, en marzo, abril y mayo.

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Presentación en vídeo de la industria de la patata en Malta (Cortesía: Malta Derby Potatoes)

Estadísticas Agricolas Malta
Potato Area Harvested in 2012 :701.00HaOfficial data
Potato Price at Producer in 2012 :412.10USD/tonneOfficial data
Potato Yield in 2011 :269886.00Hg/HaCalculated data
Potato Production in 2011 :18919.00tonnesOfficial data
Potato Seed in 2011 :911.30tonnesCalculated data
Potato Area Harvested in 2011 :701.00HaOfficial data
Potato Price at Producer in 2011 :383.00USD/tonneOfficial data
Estadísticas de Consumo Malta
Potatoes (Fresh and Processed) , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 1997:65.27kg/capita/yearPotatoes (Fresh and Processed)
Sweet Potatoes , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 1997:0.00kg/capita/yearSweet Potatoes
Potatoes (Fresh and Processed) , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 1996:68.44kg/capita/yearPotatoes (Fresh and Processed)
Sweet Potatoes , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 1996:0.00kg/capita/yearSweet Potatoes
Potatoes (Fresh and Processed) , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 1995:60.17kg/capita/yearPotatoes (Fresh and Processed)
Sweet Potatoes , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 1995:0.00kg/capita/yearSweet Potatoes
Potatoes (Fresh and Processed) , Consumption (Crop Equivalent) in 1994:74.43kg/capita/yearPotatoes (Fresh and Processed)
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