Eggplant production reached 678 kt in 2016 in Iran, according to Faostat. This is 5.65 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, eggplant production in Iran reached an all time high of 1,163 kt in 2009 and an all time low of 150 kt in 1990. When compared to Iran's main peers, eggplant production in Iraq amounted to 102 kt and 84.7 kt in Pakistan in 2016.
Iran has been ranked 5th within the group of 80 countries we follow in terms of eggplant production, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.