Virgin olive oil production reached 100,638 tonnes in 2014 in Syria, according to Faostat. This is 36.9 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, virgin olive oil production in Syria reached an all time high of 252,353 tonnes in 2006 and an all time low of 13,598 tonnes in 1965. When compared to Syria's main peers, virgin olive oil production in Jordan amounted to 23,022 tonnes, 19,200 tonnes in Lebanon and 73,915 tonnes in Turkey in 2014.
Syria has been ranked 8th within the group of 35 countries we follow in terms of virgin olive oil production, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.