Sheepskin production reached 38,800 tonnes in 2014 in Saudi Arabia, according to Faostat. This is 3 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, sheepskin production in Saudi Arabia reached an all time high of 40,000 tonnes in 2013 and an all time low of 7,772 tonnes in 1974. When compared to Saudi Arabia's main peers, sheepskin production in Iraq amounted to 6,750 tonnes, 247,270 tonnes in Jordan, 1,163 tonnes in United Arab Emirates and 8,919 tonnes in Yemen in 2014.
Saudi Arabia has been ranked 12th within the group of 166 countries we follow in terms of sheepskin production, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.