Artichoke production reached 26,000 tonnes in 2016 in Tunisia, according to Faostat. This is 7 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, artichoke production in Tunisia reached an all time high of 26,000 tonnes in 2016 and an all time low of 8,700 tonnes in 1970. When compared to Tunisia's main peers, artichoke production in Algeria amounted to 97,139 tonnes, 365,991 tonnes in Italy and 1,486 tonnes in Malta in 2016.
Tunisia has been ranked 12th within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of artichoke production, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.