Pistachio production reached 240,000 tonnes in 2018 in Turkey, according to Faostat. This is 208 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, pistachio production in Turkey reached an all time high of 240,000 tonnes in 2018 and an all time low of 4,300 tonnes in 1969. When compared to Turkey's main peers, pistachio production in Greece amounted to 8,558 tonnes and 551,307 tonnes in Iran in 2018.
Turkey has been ranked 4th within the group of 22 countries we follow in terms of pistachio production.