Goatskin production reached 1,434 tonnes in 2014 in Syria, according to Faostat. This is 16 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, goatskin production in Syria reached an all time high of 1,446 tonnes in 2011 and an all time low of 465 tonnes in 1961. When compared to Syria's main peers, goatskin production in Iraq amounted to 1,431 tonnes, 88,900 tonnes in Jordan, 585 tonnes in Lebanon and 5,900 tonnes in Turkey in 2014.
Syria has been ranked 58th within the group of 147 countries we follow in terms of goatskin production, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.