Pistachio production reached 654 tonnes in 2018 in Pakistan, according to Faostat. This is 1.95 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, pistachio production in Pakistan reached an all time high of 773 tonnes in 2008 and an all time low of 40.0 tonnes in 1979. When compared to Pakistan's main peers, pistachio production in Afghanistan amounted to 2,734 tonnes, 74,828 tonnes in China and 551,307 tonnes in Iran in 2018.
Pakistan has been ranked 15th within the group of 22 countries we follow in terms of pistachio production, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.