Safflower seed production reached 57.0 tonnes in 2014 in European Union, according to Faostat. This is 26.7 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, safflower seed production in European Union reached an all time high of 55,824 tonnes in 1967 and an all time low of 44.0 tonnes in 2012. When compared to European Union's main peers, safflower seed production in China amounted to 32,985 tonnes, 81,747 tonnes in Russia and 94,640 tonnes in USA in 2014.
European Union has been ranked 21st within the group of 24 countries we follow in terms of safflower seed production, 5 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.