Poppy seed production reached 3,082 tonnes in 2016 in Germany, according to Faostat. This is 8.67 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, poppy seed production in Germany reached an all time high of 5,881 tonnes in 1985 and an all time low of 504 tonnes in 1969. When compared to Germany's main peers, poppy seed production in Austria amounted to 2,464 tonnes and 5,777 tonnes in France in 2016.
Germany has been ranked 7th within the group of 14 countries we follow in terms of poppy seed production, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.