World Hazelnut Production – Kernel Basis (Metric Tons)
In the 2017/2018 season, world hazelnut production amounted to over 490,000 metric tons (kernel basis).
Turkey was the leading producing country, adding up to 73% of the world share, followed by Italy and Azerbaijan with 9% and 5%, respectively. 2017/18 Turkey production was above the prior 10-year average by 17% and by 44% compared to the previous season. Azerbaijan and Chile also experienced a significant production raise both compared to the previous season (25% and 22% each) and the prior 10-year average (58% and 63%, respectively).
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