Artichoke production reached 9,438 tonnes in 2016 in Syria, according to Faostat. This is 13.6 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, artichoke production in Syria reached an all time high of 15,103 tonnes in 2011 and an all time low of 750 tonnes in 1989. When compared to Syria's main peers, artichoke production in Lebanon amounted to 675 tonnes and 36,368 tonnes in Turkey in 2016.
Syria has been ranked 16th within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of artichoke production, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.