Rapeseed production reached 4,728 kt in 2016 in France, according to Faostat. This is 11.4 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, rapeseed production in France reached an all time high of 5,589 kt in 2009 and an all time low of 107 kt in 1961. When compared to France's main peers, rapeseed production in Belgium amounted to 39.5 kt, 4,580 kt in Germany, 34.9 kt in Italy and 154 kt in Spain in 2016.
France has been ranked 4th within the group of 61 countries we follow in terms of rapeseed production, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.