Pistachio production reached 2,734 tonnes in 2018 in Afghanistan, according to Faostat. This is 0.293 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, pistachio production in Afghanistan reached an all time high of 3,800 tonnes in 1978 and an all time low of 1,700 tonnes in 1989. When compared to Afghanistan's main peers, pistachio production in Iran amounted to 551,307 tonnes and 654 tonnes in Pakistan in 2018.
Afghanistan has been ranked 11th within the group of 22 countries we follow in terms of pistachio production, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.