Production value of barley reached 199 EUR mil in 2016 in Ireland, according to Eurostat. This is 21.1 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, production value of barley in Ireland reached an all time high of 259 EUR mil in 2013 and an all time low of 94.5 EUR mil in 2009. When compared to Ireland's main peers, production value of barley in France amounted to 1,212 EUR mil, 2.54 EUR mil in Iceland and 819 EUR mil in United Kingdom in 2016.
Ireland has been ranked 9th within the group of 29 countries we follow in terms of production value of barley, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.