The Top 5 Sugar Cane Producing Countries


  Country Sugar Cane Production 2012
(metric tonnes)
% of World Total
1
Brazil 670,757,958 m/t 37.8%
2
India 347,870,000 m/t 19.6%
3
China 123,460,500 m/t 6.9%
4
Thailand 96,500,000 m/t 5.4%
5
Pakistan 58,038,000 m/t 3.2%
Sources:  FAOSTAT data, 2014 (last accessed by Top 5 of Anything: January 2014).
List Notes: Sugar cane production is in metric tonnes (m/t) for the year 2011 (latest year for which statistics are available as of Jan 2014). This top 5 list may include official, semi-official or estimated data gathered by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
  
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