Pear production reached 717 kt in 2018 in Italy, according to Faostat. This is 7.22 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, pear production in Italy reached an all time high of 1,906 kt in 1970 and an all time low of 589 kt in 1997. When compared to Italy's main peers, pear production in Austria amounted to 111 kt, 130 kt in France, 4.50 kt in Slovenia and 36.6 kt in Switzerland in 2018.
Italy has been ranked 4th within the group of 85 countries we follow in terms of pear production, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.