Poppy seed production reached 2,464 tonnes in 2016 in Austria, according to Faostat. This is 42.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, poppy seed production in Austria reached an all time high of 2,663 tonnes in 2006 and an all time low of 111 tonnes in 1979. When compared to Austria's main peers, poppy seed production in Germany amounted to 3,082 tonnes and 8,948 tonnes in Hungary in 2016.
Austria has been ranked 9th within the group of 14 countries we follow in terms of poppy seed production.