Sugar beet production reached 98.1 kt in 1981 in Israel, according to Faostat. This is 33.1 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, sugar beet production in Israel reached an all time high of 324 kt in 1976 and an all time low of 98.1 kt in 1981. When compared to Israel's main peers, sugar beet production in Egypt amounted to 108 kt, 100 kt in Lebanon and 564 kt in Syria in 1981.
Israel has been ranked 36th within the group of 42 countries we follow in terms of sugar beet production, 5 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.