Oil palm fruit production reached 7,817 kt in 2016 in Nigeria, according to Faostat. This is 0.984 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, oil palm fruit production in Nigeria reached an all time high of 8,700 kt in 2004 and an all time low of 4,750 kt in 1983. When compared to Nigeria's main peers, oil palm fruit production in Benin amounted to 655 kt and 2,702 kt in Cameroon in 2016.
Nigeria has been ranked 4th within the group of 42 countries we follow in terms of oil palm fruit production, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.