Across Regions

Global potato producing countries listed

Wikipedia publishes a list of countries by potato production in 2016, based on data from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Corporate Statistical Database

The total world production for potatoes in 2016 was 376,826,967 metric tonnes. China was by far the largest producer, accounting for 26.3% of world production. 

Production by country

>1,000,000 tonnes

RankCountryPotato production (tonnes)
1 China99,065,724
 European Union56,224,047
2 India43,770,000
3 Russia31,107,797
4 Ukraine21,750,290
5 United States19,990,950
6 Germany10,772,100
7 Bangladesh9,474,099
8 Poland8,872,445
9 France6,834,680
10 Netherlands6,534,338
11 Belarus5,985,810
12 United Kingdom5,373,000
13 Iran5,164,891
14 Egypt5,029,022
15 Algeria4,782,690
16 Turkey4,750,000
17 Peru4,400,295
18 Canada4,324,110
19 Pakistan4,000,361
20 Brazil3,851,396
21 Kazakhstan3,545,695
22 Belgium3,402,787
23 Uzbekistan2,925,020
24   Nepal2,805,582
25 Romania2,689,733
26 Colombia2,354,862
27 Japan2,158,000
28 South Africa2,150,844
29 Spain2,096,475
30 Denmark1,954,016
31 Mexico1,796,814
32 Argentina1,750,000
33 Morocco1,743,617
34 North Korea1,698,511
35 Tanzania1,499,508
36 Kyrgyzstan1,388,369
37 Italy1,368,920
38 Kenya1,335,883
39 Nigeria1,246,380
40 Indonesia1,213,041
41 Chile1,166,024
42 Australia1,130,175
43 Bolivia1,073,744
44 Malawi1,043,338

You can find the full list and more here.