Eggplant production reached 114 kt in 2018 in Iraq, according to Faostat. This is 20.3 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, eggplant production in Iraq reached an all time high of 529 kt in 2000 and an all time low of 51.4 kt in 1979. When compared to Iraq's main peers, eggplant production in Iran amounted to 667 kt, 27.6 kt in Kuwait, 25.4 kt in Saudi Arabia and 128 kt in Syria in 2018.
Iraq has been ranked 17th within the group of 83 countries we follow in terms of eggplant production, 8 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.