Production of dates reached 125,329 tonnes in 2016 in Morocco, according to Faostat. This is 24.9 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, production of dates in Morocco reached an all time high of 125,329 tonnes in 2016 and an all time low of 13,940 tonnes in 1985. When compared to Morocco's main peers, production of dates in Algeria amounted to 1,029,596 tonnes, 22,383 tonnes in Mauritania, 2,996 tonnes in Spain and 241,000 tonnes in Tunisia in 2016.
Morocco has been ranked 13th within the group of 38 countries we follow in terms of production of dates, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.