World Tree Nut Estimated Consumption By GNI – (Metric Tons) Kernel basis, except pistachios in-shell
Tree nut production is mainly concentrated in high and middle-income economies. Throughout the 2007/2008-2017/2018 period, tree nut production was significantly increased in the three types of economies, although at a higher rate in high and middle-income economies (higher slope of the linear trend line). In low-income economies production grew at a slower pace. Overall 2016 tree nut consumption was increased by 60% compared to 2006 levels, being the increment rate more significant in middle and high-income economies.