Virgin olive oil production reached 19,200 tonnes in 2014 in Lebanon, according to Faostat. This is 20.0 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, virgin olive oil production in Lebanon reached an all time high of 32,000 tonnes in 2010 and an all time low of 2,000 tonnes in 1962. When compared to Lebanon's main peers, virgin olive oil production in Cyprus amounted to 2,650 tonnes, 15,800 tonnes in Israel, 23,022 tonnes in Jordan and 100,638 tonnes in Syria in 2014.
Lebanon has been ranked 16th within the group of 35 countries we follow in terms of virgin olive oil production.