Artichoke production reached 675 tonnes in 2016 in Lebanon, according to Faostat. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, artichoke production in Lebanon reached an all time high of 7,900 tonnes in 1996 and an all time low of 486 tonnes in 1970. When compared to Lebanon's main peers, artichoke production in Cyprus amounted to 2,275 tonnes, 2,693 tonnes in Israel and 9,438 tonnes in Syria in 2016.
Lebanon has been ranked 25th within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of artichoke production, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.