Which Country Produces the Most Hazelnuts?

Hazelnut Production (tonnes), 2016 or latest
Agriculture | October 18, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 32 countries in 2016, Turkey ranked the highest in hazelnut production with 420,000 tonnes followed by Italy and USA. On the other end of the scale was Slovakia with 1.00 tonnes, Denmark with 4.00 tonnes and Ukraine with 10.0 tonnes.

Data for more countries are available at Hazelnut Production indicator page.

Hazelnut Production Unit 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Azerbaijan tonnes 29,454 32,922 29,624 31,202 30,039
Belarus tonnes 1,200 1,312 1,300 1,331 1,300
Chile tonnes 2,400 5,200 6,300 9,500 9,479
China tonnes 19,500 22,000 23,000 23,000 23,533
Croatia tonnes 2,964 1,548 344 1,561 908
France tonnes 10,073 7,337 10,026 8,104 11,053
Georgia tonnes 28,800 31,100 24,700 39,700 33,800
Iran tonnes 18,443 18,758 19,532 20,655 10,098
Italy tonnes 90,270 128,940 85,232 112,650 75,456
Kyrgyzstan tonnes 3,203 3,340 3,462 3,584 3,706
Poland tonnes ... ... ... ... ... ... 2,649 3,103 4,223 5,132 5,531
Spain tonnes 15,086 17,590 14,406 15,300 13,542
Turkey tonnes 600,000 430,000 660,000 549,000 450,000
USA tonnes 25,401 34,927 35,500 40,823 32,659
Uzbekistan tonnes 1,100 2,600 2,300 3,100 3,400