Pear production reached 203 kt in 2018 in South Korea, according to Faostat. This is 23.6 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, pear production in South Korea reached an all time high of 471 kt in 2008 and an all time low of 23.6 kt in 1963. When compared to South Korea's main peers, pear production in China amounted to 16,078 kt, 149 kt in Dem. People's Republic of Korea and 259 kt in Japan in 2018.
South Korea has been ranked 14th within the group of 85 countries we follow in terms of pear production, 6 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.