Root and tuber production reached 559 kt in 2014 in Iraq, according to Faostat. This is 3.67 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, root and tuber production in Iraq reached an all time high of 897 kt in 2002 and an all time low of 10.0 kt in 1961. When compared to Iraq's main peers, root and tuber production in Iran amounted to 5,489 kt, 45.3 kt in Kuwait, 6,017 kt in Saudi Arabia and 707 kt in Syria in 2014.
Iraq has been ranked 64th within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of root and tuber production, 8 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.