Artichoke production reached 389,813 tonnes in 2018 in Italy, according to Faostat. This is 0.518 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, artichoke production in Italy reached an all time high of 751,200 tonnes in 1972 and an all time low of 248,000 tonnes in 1963. When compared to Italy's main peers, artichoke production in France amounted to 47,190 tonnes and 4.00 tonnes in Switzerland in 2018.
Italy has been ranked 2nd within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of artichoke production, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.