France is the top country by barley exports quantity in the world. As of 2016, barley exports quantity in France was 5.87 million tonnes that accounts for 18.41 % of the world's barley exports quantity. The top 5 countries (others are Australia, Argentina, Germany, and Russian Federation) account for 64.84 % of it. The world's total barley exports quantity was estimated at 31.9 million tonnes in 2016.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Hordeum spp.: two-row barley (H. disticum) six-row barley (H. hexasticum) four-row barley (H. vulgare). Tolerates poorer soils and lower temperatures better than does wheat. Varieties include with husk and without (naked). Used as a livestock feed, for malt and for preparing foods. The roasted grains are a coffee substitute.