Artichoke production reached 27,733 tonnes in 2018 in Tunisia, according to Faostat. This is 13.3 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, artichoke production in Tunisia reached an all time high of 32,000 tonnes in 2017 and an all time low of 8,700 tonnes in 1970. When compared to Tunisia's main peers, artichoke production in Algeria amounted to 124,659 tonnes, 389,813 tonnes in Italy and 1,670 tonnes in Malta in 2018.
Tunisia has been ranked 13th within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of artichoke production, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.