Virgin olive oil production reached 23,022 tonnes in 2014 in Jordan, according to Faostat. This is 20.7 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, virgin olive oil production in Jordan reached an all time high of 27,977 tonnes in 2002 and an all time low of 750 tonnes in 1975. When compared to Jordan's main peers, virgin olive oil production in Israel amounted to 15,800 tonnes and 100,638 tonnes in Syria in 2014.
Jordan has been ranked 13th within the group of 35 countries we follow in terms of virgin olive oil production, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.