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The U.S. ranks 15th in green bean production

29 March 2011 Leave a comment

According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, in 2009 the United States produced 43,570 tonnes of green beans, or 1% of the world’s total green bean production.  This was enough to make the United States rank fifteenth in that category.  China ranks first, producing 2,616,748 tonnes, or 48% of the world total.

Prepared by Michael J. Rooney