Top Ten Onion Producing Countries in the World

Top Ten Onion Producing Countries in the World

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Onion is one of the most widely use vegetables in cooking all over the world it is bitter in taste its cultivation was started about 7000 years ago, it is an annual plant and it is found in hollow and cylindrical shapes with one flattened side. Specially in Asian countries chopped Onions  used as an ingredient in various dishes, it also can be baked, boiled, braised, grilled, fried, roasted, sautéed or eaten raw in salads. Onion has many nutrient minerals like 89% water, 4% sugar, 1% protein, 2% fibre and 0.1% fat, among all varieties of onions red onion is widely used in dishes cooked in all countries. There are many onion producing countries in the world around 170 countries produce onions for their domestic use, it is estimated that over 9,000,000 acres of onions are grown annually around the world.

If you are looking for list of onion producing countries in the world then you are at right place below is the list of top 10 onion producing countries in the world in 2015.

 

 

 

 

 

Rank

Country

Production (Metric Tons)

1.

 China

 20,907,759

2.

 India

 13,872,100

3.

 USA

 3,390,870

4.

 Egypt

 2,208,080

5.

 Iran

 1,922,970

6.

 Turkey

 1,900,000

7.

 Pakistan

 1,701,100

8.

 Brazil

 1,556,000

9.

 Russia

 1,536,300

10.

 Korea

 1,411,650

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