Hop production reached 19.0 tonnes in 2018 in Portugal, according to Faostat. This is 18.8 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, hop production in Portugal reached an all time high of 400 tonnes in 1973 and an all time low of 16.0 tonnes in 2013. When compared to Portugal's main peers, hop production in France amounted to 742 tonnes, 46.0 tonnes in Ireland and 915 tonnes in Spain in 2018.
Portugal has been ranked 29th within the group of 29 countries we follow in terms of hop production, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.