Sunflower seed production reached 22.0 kt in 2016 in Egypt, according to Faostat. This is 1.97 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, sunflower seed production in Egypt reached an all time high of 65.5 kt in 1995 and an all time low of 0.152 kt in 1971. When compared to Egypt's main peers, sunflower seed production in Israel amounted to 10.4 kt and 87.0 kt in Sudan in 2016.
Egypt has been ranked 41st within the group of 70 countries we follow in terms of sunflower seed production, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.