• Date Fruit Production In Iran

    In recent years Iran is one of the leading Countries in Date production in the world, with annual production of about 900000 metric tons. Date palm s grown mainly in South ,South East, and South West of  the Iran . There exists a good opportunity and a large potential for trade in this commodity in Iran. In areas where frosts do not occur the Date palm is the most characteristic representative of irrigation agriculture.

    Date Production Statistics  ( 2012 - Fao)

    Rank

    Country

    Production (MT)

    1

    Egypt

    1470000

    2

    Iran (Islamic Republic of)

    1066000

    3

    Saudi Arabia

    1050000

    4

    Algeria

    789357

    5

    Pakistan

    600000

    6

    Iraq

    650000

    7

    Oman

    270000

    8

    United Arab Emirates

    250000

    9

    Tunisia

    190000

    10

    China, mainland

    150000

  • Dates exporter of Iran