Eggplant production reached 25.4 kt in 2018 in Saudi Arabia, according to Faostat. This is 6.43 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, eggplant production in Saudi Arabia reached an all time high of 79.3 kt in 1996 and an all time low of 8.00 kt in 1961. When compared to Saudi Arabia's main peers, eggplant production in Iraq amounted to 114 kt, 71.5 kt in Jordan, 20.9 kt in United Arab Emirates and 4.81 kt in Yemen in 2018.
Saudi Arabia has been ranked 42nd within the group of 83 countries we follow in terms of eggplant production, 14 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.