In 2021, Congo's annual estimated postharvest losses were
113 tonnes for maize,
8 tonnes for rice.
The highest and lowest estimated postharvest loss percentages are 18.0% for maize and 11.9% for rice.
Within the value chain, for all crops the majority of loss is estimated to be happening at harvesting/field drying.
Within Congo, the highest postharvest losses in tonnes occur
for maize in Kouilou,
for rice in Niari.
To view the list of studies used to estimate these losses, please see the References tab.
Top 2 crops with the highest production quantity in tonnes.
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