Rice production reached 893 kt in 2015 in Turkey, according to Faostat. This is 7.63 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice production in Turkey reached an all time high of 900 kt in 2011 and an all time low of 167 kt in 1964. When compared to Turkey's main peers, rice production in Bulgaria amounted to 56.5 kt, 233 kt in Greece, 349 kt in Iraq and 2,562 kt in Iran in 2015.
Turkey has been ranked 39th within the group of 112 countries we follow in terms of rice production, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.