Dry onion production reached 6.00 kt in 2016 in Ireland, according to Faostat. This is 30.4 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, dry onion production in Ireland reached an all time high of 16.0 kt in 1977 and an all time low of 2.89 kt in 1986. When compared to Ireland's main peers, dry onion production in Canada amounted to 219 kt, 458 kt in France and 372 kt in United Kingdom in 2016.
Ireland has been ranked 117th within the group of 132 countries we follow in terms of dry onion production, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.