Production of dates reached 38,040 tonnes in 2016 in USA, according to Faostat. This is 3.83 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, production of dates in USA reached an all time high of 39,553 tonnes in 2015 and an all time low of 14,243 tonnes in 1972. When compared to USA's main peers, production of dates in China amounted to 159,144 tonnes and 8,086 tonnes in Mexico in 2016.
USA has been ranked 17th within the group of 38 countries we follow in terms of production of dates, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.