Virgin olive oil production reached 15,800 tonnes in 2014 in Israel, according to Faostat. This is 15.3 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, virgin olive oil production in Israel reached an all time high of 15,800 tonnes in 2014 and an all time low of 23.0 tonnes in 1997. When compared to Israel's main peers, virgin olive oil production in Egypt amounted to 20,300 tonnes, 23,022 tonnes in Jordan, 19,200 tonnes in Lebanon and 100,638 tonnes in Syria in 2014.
Israel has been ranked 17th within the group of 35 countries we follow in terms of virgin olive oil production, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.