Production of dates reached 3,871 tonnes in 2014 in European Union, according to Faostat. This is 3.24 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, production of dates in European Union reached an all time high of 17,000 tonnes in 1965 and an all time low of 3,451 tonnes in 2002. When compared to European Union's main peers, production of dates in China amounted to 153,925 tonnes and 30,300 tonnes in USA in 2014.
European Union has been ranked 30th within the group of 41 countries we follow in terms of production of dates, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.