Production of dry chilli and pepper reached 133,513 tonnes in 2016 in Pakistan, according to Faostat. This is 4.42 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, production of dry chilli and pepper in Pakistan reached an all time high of 188,800 tonnes in 2009 and an all time low of 22,400 tonnes in 1967. When compared to Pakistan's main peers, production of dry chilli and pepper in China amounted to 306,980 tonnes, 1,389,000 tonnes in India and 3,756 tonnes in Iran in 2016.
Pakistan has been ranked 6th within the group of 63 countries we follow in terms of production of dry chilli and pepper, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.