Virgin olive oil production reached 137,400 tonnes in 2014 in Morocco, according to Faostat. This is 16.5 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, virgin olive oil production in Morocco reached an all time high of 146,700 tonnes in 2010 and an all time low of 12,300 tonnes in 1970. When compared to Morocco's main peers, virgin olive oil production in Algeria amounted to 52,400 tonnes, 1,738,600 tonnes in Spain and 179,700 tonnes in Tunisia in 2014.
Morocco has been ranked 7th within the group of 35 countries we follow in terms of virgin olive oil production, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.