TOP10 Exports of salad by country and export value
Cultivation of different types of lettuce in the greenhouse, in which the Dutch in particular are considered the technological pioneers

Spain is the world's largest exporter of lettuce by far. The US and the Netherlands follow in the year XNUMX significantly behind it as the world's most important salad exporters. The worldwide export market totaled around XNUMX million euros. Here it goes directly to the TOP 10!

The largest harvest quantities

In the year 2018, the Chinese, followed by the Americans, received the largest amount of lettuce heads.
1. China: 15.156.509 tons
2. USA: 3.836.820 tons
3. India: 1.090.770 tons
4. Spain: 976.112 tons
5. Italy: 735.873 tons


TOP 10 largest exporters of lettuce (2018)


Sources:
International Trade Center (ITC).
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.


Christopher Wagner

Christopher Wagner

Due to my interest in international contexts of impact, especially in emerging economies, I studied Sinology and Economics and moved to other parts of the world, including China, Hong Kong, Poland, Portugal and Mexico. My passion is the globally connected world, which I would like to share with our readers with great pleasure! Do you want to talk about our topics? Write us!