Russian Federation is the top country by sugar beet production in the world. As of 2017, sugar beet production in Russian Federation was 51.9 million tonnes that accounts for 17.25 % of the world's sugar beet production. The top 5 countries (others are France, Germany, the United States of America, and Turkey) account for 57.55 % of it. The world's total sugar beet production was estimated at 301 million tonnes in 2017.The description is composed by our digital data assistant.
Beta vulgaris var. altissima. In some producing countries, marginal quantities are consumed, either directly as food or in the preparation of jams.