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The U.S. ranks 9th in cloves

6 April 2009 Leave a comment

According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, in 2003, Americans consumed 1251 metric tonnes of cloves, or 2% of the world’s total, enough to the make the United States rank ninth in that category. India ranked first, consuming 15,594 tonnes, or 29% of the world’s total.