Onion and shallot production reached 18,785 tonnes in 2016 in United Kingdom, according to Faostat. This is 35 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, onion and shallot production in United Kingdom reached an all time high of 30,600 tonnes in 1987 and an all time low of 11,300 tonnes in 2002. When compared to United Kingdom's main peers, onion and shallot production in France amounted to 49,352 tonnes and 93,828 tonnes in Germany in 2016.
United Kingdom has been ranked 31st within the group of 54 countries we follow in terms of onion and shallot production, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.