Goatskin production reached 1,431 tonnes in 2014 in Iraq, according to Faostat. This is 1.7 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, goatskin production in Iraq reached an all time high of 2,796 tonnes in 1976 and an all time low of 550 tonnes in 2005. When compared to Iraq's main peers, goatskin production in Iran amounted to 25,429 tonnes, 116 tonnes in Kuwait, 5,000 tonnes in Saudi Arabia and 1,434 tonnes in Syria in 2014.
Iraq has been ranked 59th within the group of 147 countries we follow in terms of goatskin production, 22 places above the position seen 10 years ago.