PRODUCTION AND CONSUMPTION OF SUGAR AND HONEY

Geographical distribution of sugar and
honey production in % (2000)
Production (mio. T) Production (%)
Africa 10 5,99
North America 34 20,36
South America 26 15,57
Asia 60 35,93
Europe 31 18,56
Australasia 6 3,59
World 167 100
Sources: Our calculations using FAO (2000) data   
Average consumption of sugar and honey
(kg/head/year in the world in 2000)
Consumption
Africa 15,2
North America 61,1
South America 51,1
Asia 17,3
Europe 39,1
Australasia 39,2
World 25,2
Sources: FAO (2000)