Which Country Produces the Most Ground-nut Oil in the World?

Vegetable And Animal Oils And Fats November 17, 2017
Author: Sergey Avramenko
Head of Global Markets Research Team

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In 2015, the countries with the highest levels of ground-nut oil production were China (1,853 thousand tonnes), India (1,015 thousand tonnes), Nigeria (267 thousand tonnes), together accounting for 62% of total output.

From 2007 to 2015, the most notable growth rates of ground-nut oil production among the main producing countries was attained by China (-0.1% per year), while the other global leaders experienced a decline in the output figures.

Top 10 Ground-nut Oil Producing Countries in the World

1. China (1,853K Tonnes)
2. India (1,015K Tonnes)
3. Nigeria (267K Tonnes)
4. Myanmar (212K Tonnes)
5. Sudan (former) (183K Tonnes)
6. Sudan (158K Tonnes)
7. Senegal (143K Tonnes)
8. Netherlands (101K Tonnes)
9. United States (98K Tonnes)
10. Chad (76K Tonnes)

Global Ground-nut Oil Production

Global ground-nut oil production amounted to 5,037 thousand tonnes in 2015, declining by -2.9% against the previous year level. Overall, the global ground-nut oil output pursued a pronounced decline from 2007 to 2015. The trend pattern was relatively stable, with only minor fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. The total output figures decreased at an average annual rate of -1.5%. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2010, when the output figure increased by +16% from the previous year level. Over the period under review, the global ground-nut oil production reached its maximum volume in 2015, and is likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.

Over the analyzed period, global ground-nut oil production was buoyed by disposable income growth and population growth. These key factors are to remain relevant with regard to ground-nut oil output in the immediate term.

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Source: World: Ground-nut Oil - Market Report. Analysis And Forecast