Sugarcane grows best in warm climate and in tropical regions, therefore most of the production is in the countries around South-Asia and South-America.
Brazil is the World's leader sugarcane producer with over 768 million tonnes yearly production, yielding more than 40% of the world's total production.
India is the 2nd biggest producer with over 348 million tonnes and China is the 3rd with 123 million tonnes per year.
The ranking by the harvasted area is the same among the top 3 countries where Brazil is the leader with over 10 million hectare, India is the second with almost 5 million hectare and China is the 3rd with 1.68 million hectare.
United States is the 10th biggest sugarcane producer with almost 30 million tonnes production yearly and 12th by the harvasted area with 370 thousand hectare.
Guatemala has the highest yield with 129 tonnes production per hectare. Senegal and Egypt follow Guatemala with 118 and 115 tonnes per hectare respectively.
United States sugarcane production yield is at 80 tonnes per hectare, which is above the all top 3 producers.