Sugar beet production reached 1,417 kt in 2014 in Syria, according to Faostat. This is 347 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, sugar beet production in Syria reached an all time high of 1,805 kt in 2011 and an all time low of 81.0 kt in 1962. When compared to Syria's main peers, sugar beet production in Iraq amounted to 15.5 kt, 2.14 kt in Lebanon and 15,563 kt in Turkey in 2014.
Syria has been ranked 28th within the group of 54 countries we follow in terms of sugar beet production, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.