Pear production reached 259 kt in 2018 in Japan, according to Faostat. This is 5.76 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, pear production in Japan reached an all time high of 531 kt in 1977 and an all time low of 259 kt in 2018. When compared to Japan's main peers, pear production in China amounted to 16,078 kt, 66.3 kt in Russia, 203 kt in South Korea and 731 kt in USA in 2018.
Japan has been ranked 13th within the group of 85 countries we follow in terms of pear production, 4 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.