Pear production reached 332 kt in 2016 in Belgium, according to Faostat. This is 11.5 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, pear production in Belgium reached an all time high of 375 kt in 2015 and an all time low of 0.000 kt in 1961. When compared to Belgium's main peers, pear production in France amounted to 130 kt, 34.6 kt in Germany, 0.282 kt in Luxembourg and 374 kt in Netherlands in 2016.
Belgium has been ranked 10th within the group of 84 countries we follow in terms of pear production, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.