Poppy seed production reached 1,824 tonnes in 2016 in Romania, according to Faostat. This is 0.829 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, poppy seed production in Romania reached an all time high of 5,300 tonnes in 1977 and an all time low of 100 tonnes in 1993. When compared to Romania's main peers, poppy seed production in Bulgaria amounted to 603 tonnes and 8,948 tonnes in Hungary in 2016.
Romania has been ranked 10th within the group of 14 countries we follow in terms of poppy seed production, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.