Top Watermelons Producers in 2017


Scientific name: citrullus vulgaris.

Production of watermelons in 2017

World production of watermelons in 2017 was 118 million tonnes. It was the 19th most cultivated crop after sugar cane at 1842 million tonnes, maize at 1135 million tonnes and citrus fruit at 147 million tonnes, followed by bananas at 114 million tonnes, apples at 83 million tonnes, grapes at 74 million tonnes and oranges at 73 million tonnes.