Which Country Produces the Most Pineapples in the World?

Tropical And Subtropical Fruits November 07, 2017
Author: Irina Andreeva
Market Analyst

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In 2015, the countries with the highest levels of pineapple production were Costa Rica (3,038 thousand tonnes), Brazil (2,659 thousand tonnes), the Philippines (2,564 thousand tonnes), together accounting for 32% of total output.

From 2007 to 2015, the most notable growth rates of pineapple production among the main producing countries was attained by Costa Rica (+8.8% per year), while the other global leaders experienced mixed trends in the output figures.

Top 10 Pineapple Producing Countries in the World

1. Costa Rica (3,038K Tonnes)
2. Brazil (2,659K Tonnes)
3. Philippines (2,564K Tonnes)
4. China (1,999K Tonnes)
5. Indonesia (1,887K Tonnes)
6. India (1,839K Tonnes)
7. Thailand (1,642K Tonnes)
8. Nigeria (1,478K Tonnes)
9. Mexico (841K Tonnes)
10. Angola (771K Tonnes)

Global Pineapples Production

Global pineapple production amounted to 26,045 thousand tonnes in 2015, rising by +2.4% against the previous year level. Overall, the global pineapple output pursued a pronounced growth from 2007 to 2015. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. The total output figures increased at an average annual rate of +3.3%. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2011, when the output figure increased by +9% from the previous year level. Over the period under review, the global pineapple production reached its maximum volume in 2015, and is likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.

Over the analyzed period, an increase in global pineapple production was primarily driven by disposable income growth and population growth. Furthermore, these key drivers are expected to continue promoting the pineapple output in the immediate term. This general positive trend was largely conditioned by a robust expansion of the harvested area and solid gains of the yield figures.

The world pineapple harvested area amounted to 1,032 thousand ha in 2015, which was almost equal to the previous year figure. The pineapple harvested area indicated a noticeable increase over the period under review, representing a compound annual growth rate of +2.3% from 2007 to 2015. This trend pattern, however, indicated some mild fluctuations over the recent years. Over the period under review, the total pineapple harvested area peaked in 2015, and is likely to continue its expansion in the immediate term, following rising demand over the globe.

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Source: World: Pineapples - Market Report. Analysis And Forecast