The following article lists the world's largest producers of milk. Global milk production has increased rapidly over the past 50 years. According to Our World in Data, global milk production has nearly tripled since 1961, reaching around 930 million tonnes in 2022. The most popular milk is cow milk, followed by buffalo milk, goat milk, sheep milk and camel milk.

Production by country

The table shows the countries by milk production.[1]

Rank Country Milk production in tonnes Year
1  India 213,779,230 2022
2  United States 102,747,320 2022
3  Pakistan 62,557,950 2022
4  China 39,914,930 2022
5  Brazil 35,944,056 2022
6  Germany 33,188,890 2020
7  Russia 32,977,956 2022
8  France 25,028,850 2022
9  Turkey 21,563,492 2022
10  New Zealand 21,051,000 2022
11  United Kingdom 15,540,640 2022
12  Poland 15,218,080 2022
13  Netherlands 14,978,960 2022
14  Italy 13,971,690 2022
15  Mexico 13,728,428 2022
16  Bangladesh 13,074,000 2022
17  Argentina 11,904,142 2022
18  Uzbekistan 11,599,137 2022
19  Canada 9,742,541 2022
20  Ireland 9,108,280 2022
21  Spain 8,483,000 2022
22  Australia 8,450,000 2022
23  Iran 8,342,913 2022
24  Belarus 7,887,512 2022
25  Ukraine 7,767,600 2022
26  Japan 7,617,473 2022
27  Colombia 7,421,000 2022
28  Kazakhstan 6,367,030 2022
29  Egypt 5,724,420 2022
30  Kenya 5,676,123 2022
31  Denmark 5,664,000 2022
32  Sudan 4,665,197 2022
33  Belgium 4,618,000 2022
34  Ethiopia 4,484,393 2022
35  Romania 4,261,900 2022
36  Austria 3,980,300 2022
37  South Africa 3,771,000 2022
38   Switzerland 3,740,200 2022
39  Tanzania 3,679,743 2022
40  South Sudan 3,449,313 2022
41  Czechia 3,339,810 2022
42  Algeria 3,321,114 2022
43  Saudi Arabia 2,849,957 2022
44  Sweden 2,764,840 2022
45    Nepal 2,725,634 2022
46  Venezuela 2,524,250 2022
47  Turkmenistan 2,498,450 2022
48  Chile 2,292,832 2022
49  Uruguay 2,286,703 2022
50  Peru 2,267,208 2022
51  Azerbaijan 2,264,679 2022
52  Finland 2,258,630 2022
53  Afghanistan 2,233,261 2022
54  Somalia 2,157,154 2022
55  Morocco 2,151,866 2022
56  Hungary 2,044,900 2022
57  Portugal 2,030,930 2022
58  Syria 2,029,839 2022
59  Greece 1,999,420 2022
60  South Korea 1,983,391 2022
61  Ecuador 1,872,346 2022
62  Kyrgyzstan 1,734,691 2022
63  Israel 1,691,672 2022
64  Uganda 1,674,018 2022
65  Indonesia 1,581,467 2022
66  Lithuania 1,521,940 2022
67  Norway 1,513,256 2022
68  Serbia 1,512,107 2022
69  Nicaragua 1,436,684 2022
70  Tunisia 1,412,476 2022
71  Niger 1,312,846 2022
72  Thailand 1,222,000 2022
73  Costa Rica 1,220,227 2022
74  Vietnam 1,184,673 2022
75  Tajikistan 1,077,337 2022
76  Mali 1,010,361 2022
77  Albania 999,273 2022
78  Mongolia 990,401 2022
79  Latvia 975,290 2022
80  Slovakia 926,980 2022
81  Myanmar 911,885 2022
82  Bulgaria 868,600 2022
83  Dominican Republic 860,771 2022
84  Estonia 848,600 2022
85  Honduras 691,734 2022
86  Armenia 654,170 2022
87  Bolivia 629,666 2022
88  Slovenia 628,110 2022
89  Bosnia and Herzegovina 615,687 2022
90  Georgia 598,563 2022
91  Paraguay 558,738 2022
92  Croatia 535,000 2022
93  Guatemala 528,051 2022
94  Nigeria 527,437 2022
95  Sri Lanka 522,793 2022
96  Zambia 514,308 2022
97  Madagascar 491,962 2022
98  Taiwan 474,534 2022
99  Chad 463,379 2022
100  Luxembourg 452,430 2022
101  Burkina Faso 435,408 2022
102  Jordan 431,055 2022
103  Zimbabwe 423,632 2022
104  Macedonia 387,967 2022
105  Yemen 386,574 2022
106  Lebanon 385,458 2022
107  Cuba 372,306 2022
108  Cyprus 366,230 2022
109  El Salvador 364,597 2022
110  Oman 363,767 2022
111  Mauritania 363,481 2022
112  Iraq 354,629 2022
113  Guinea 290,416 2022
114  Cameroon 284,390 2022
115  Senegal 249,724 2022
116  United Arab Emirates 242,006 2022
117  Moldova 240,400 2022
118  Libya 234,251 2022
119  Rwanda 233,987 2022
120  Puerto Rico 229,973 2022
121  Angola 223,902 2022
122  Botswana 222,938 2022
123  Malawi 219,551 2022
124  Palestine 211,263 2022
125  Jamaica 209,260 2022
126  Panama 179,469 2022
127  Montenegro 176,647 2022
128  Lesotho 175,926 2022
129  Benin 153,060 2022
130  Iceland 152,405 2022
131  Sierra Leone 149,146 2022
132  Eritrea 147,608 2022
133  Burundi 112,871 2022
134  Namibia 111,199 2022
135  Haiti 102,877 2022
136  North Korea 83,330 2022
137  Central African Republic 82,476 2022
138  Kuwait 74,945 2022
139  Guyana 55,000 2022
140  Ghana 50,178 2022
141  Gambia 48,679 2022
142  Bhutan 46,757 2022
143  Qatar 45,542 2022
144  Malaysia 44,560 2022
145  Malta 42,070 2022
146  Eswatini 39,719 2022
147  Guinea-Bissau 39,200 2022
148  Côte d'Ivoire 31,759 2022
149  Philippines 31,188 2022
150  Réunion 26,146 2006
151  Cambodia 23,902 2022
152  Mozambique 23,714 2022
153  Djibouti 14,943 2022
154  Comoros 13,058 2022
155  Fiji 12,767 2022
156  Togo 11,649 2022
157  Bahrain 11,065 2022
158  Gabon 10,686 2022
159  Cape Verde 9,972 2022
160  Democratic Republic of the Congo 9,213 2022
161  Liberia 8,601 2022
162  Laos 7,300 2022
163  Faroe Islands 7,197 2022
164  Dominica 7,012 2022
165  East Timor 6,562 2022
166  Belize 6,558 2022
167  Republic of the Congo 4,543 2022
168  Barbados 4,039 2022
169  Solomon Islands 3,053 2022
170  Suriname 2,840 2022
171  Vanuatu 2,450 2022
172  Mauritius 2,231 2022
173  Bahamas 2,058 2022
174  Antigua and Barbuda 1,970 2022
175  Samoa 1,661 2022
176  Trinidad and Tobago 1,394 2022
177  Saint Lucia 1,036 2022
178  French Polynesia 847 2022
179  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 739 2022
180  Grenada 563 2022
181  Sao Tome and Principe 529 2022
182  New Caledonia 446 2022
183  Tonga 324 2022
184  French Guiana 293 2006
185  Papua New Guinea 203 2022
186  Brunei 172 2022
187  Seychelles 168 2022
188  Guadeloupe 160 2006
189  Hong Kong 60 2022
190  Niue 58 2022

World production

World production in tonnes.[1]
Year Production
1961 344,170,270
1962 346,835,300
1963 344,276,450
1964 349,473,180
1965 364,798,050
1966 373,451,460
1967 381,786,500
1968 390,060,400
1969 391,139,780
1970 391,927,680
Year Production
1971 394,984,420
1972 405,233,570
1973 412,157,060
1974 420,401,660
1975 424,717,060
1976 433,538,980
1977 446,283,400
1978 452,706,460
1979 459,728,480
1980 465,797,060
Year Production
1981 469,799,200
1982 480,000,960
1983 498,517,470
1984 503,380,380
1985 511,705,660
1986 521,277,570
1987 520,913,440
1988 528,357,700
1989 536,220,770
1990 542,448,830
Year Production
1991 531,594,940
1992 524,339,650
1993 526,357,950
1994 531,231,600
1995 538,200,900
1996 545,521,340
1997 549,415,230
1998 558,327,200
1999 570,322,240
2000 579,159,100
Year Production
2001 589,442,000
2002 603,930,900
2003 616,549,500
2004 629,925,570
2005 649,523,200
2006 666,201,540
2007 679,896,640
2008 695,300,600
2009 708,528,060
2010 725,338,700
Year Production
2011 743,388,860
2012 761,761,000
2013 772,768,100
2014 802,548,600
2015 817,668,600
2016 827,616,260
2017 850,522,560
2018 871,573,570
2019 891,624,450
2020 921,289,400
Year Production
2021 940,609,900
2022 930,295,040
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See also

References

  1. ^ a b "Milk production". Our World in Data. Retrieved 2023-07-13.