Wheat production quantity

(1000 tonnes)

In 2018, wheat production in Uruguay was 728 1000 tonnes. In the ranking by wheat production including 123 countries, Uruguay has the 34th rank that is close to the positions of such countries as Japan and the Tajikistan. Compared to China which at the top of the ranking with wheat production of 131,430 1000 tonnes in 2018, Uruguay has 99.45 % percent lower wheat production.

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Triticum spp.: common (T. aestivum) durum (T. durum) spelt (T. spelta). Common and durum wheat are the main types. Among common wheat, the main varieties are spring and winter, hard and soft, and red and white. At the national level, different varieties should be reported separately, reflecting their different uses. Used mainly for human food.