Virgin olive oil production reached 52,400 tonnes in 2014 in Algeria, according to Faostat. This is 19.0 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, virgin olive oil production in Algeria reached an all time high of 64,700 tonnes in 2013 and an all time low of 9,703 tonnes in 1991. When compared to Algeria's main peers, virgin olive oil production in Libya amounted to 15,000 tonnes, 137,400 tonnes in Morocco, 1,738,600 tonnes in Spain and 179,700 tonnes in Tunisia in 2014.
Algeria has been ranked 11th within the group of 35 countries we follow in terms of virgin olive oil production, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.