Top 5 Countries with the Highest Watermelon Production

top 10 watermelon producing countries in the world


Watermelon is a delicious and much liked tasty fruit . It is thought to have been originated in southern Africa. It is sweet in taste and it contains 6% sugar and 92% water in it by weight. It contains a Considerable amount of citrulline.

Some important particulars relating to Watermelon

  • It is most consumed in China.
  • First watermelon harvested occurred about 5000 years ago in Egypt.
  • Over 1200 varieties are grown in 96 countries over the world.

In accordance to an estimate in 2010, following were the top five largest producers.

Top 5 Countries with the Highest Watermelon Production (2010)

Rank Country Production (Tonens)
1. China 66,225,925
2. Turkey 3,683,100
3. Iran 3,466,880
4. Brazil 2,052,930
5. United States 1,893,100


Q: Which Country Produces Most Watermelons in the World?

Water Melon is cultivated all over the world, but China is the largest gives the highest output of watermelon followed by Turkey which is the 2nd largest producer.

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