Sunflower seed production reached 755 kt in 2016 in Spain, according to Faostat. This is 1.84 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, sunflower seed production in Spain reached an all time high of 1,343 kt in 1992 and an all time low of 1.60 kt in 1962. When compared to Spain's main peers, sunflower seed production in France amounted to 1,190 kt, 268 kt in Italy, 30.2 kt in Morocco and 26.2 kt in Portugal in 2016.
Spain has been ranked 12th within the group of 70 countries we follow in terms of sunflower seed production, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.