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Major producers of olive oil in the world between 2000 and 2009

Country 2000 (tonnes) % 2005 (tonnes) % 2009 (tonnes) %
Spain Spain 962,400 38.2% 819,428 32.1% 1,199,200 41.2%
 Italy 507,400 20.1% 671,315 26.3% 587,700 20.2%
 Greece 408,375 16.2% 386,385 15.1% 332,600 11.4%
 Syria 165,354 6.6% 123,143 4.8% 168,163 5.8%
 Tunisia 115,000 4.6% 210,000 8.2% 150,000 5.2%
 Turkey 185,000 7.3% 115,000 4.5% 143,600 4.9%
 Morocco 40,000 1.6% 50,000 2.0% 95,300 3.3%
 Algeria 30,488 1.2% 34,694 1.4% 56,000 1.9%
 Portugal 25,974 1.0% 31,817 1.2% 53,300 1.8%
 Argentina 10,500 0.4% 20,000 0.8% 22,700 0.8%
 Lebanon 5,300 0.2% 6,800 0.3% 19,700 0.7%
 Jordan 27,202 1.1% 17,458 0.7% 16,760 0.6%
 Libya 6,000 0.2% 7,900 0.3% 15,000 0.5%
TOTAL 2,518,629 100.0% 2,552,182 100.0% 2,911,115 100%


Major producers of olive oil in the world (Year 2011 per FAOSTAT)

Country/Region Production
(in 1000s tonnes)
Cultivated area
(in 1000s hectares)
Yield
(q/Ha)
World
19,894
9,635
20.598
 Spain
7,869
2,330
29.781
 Italy
3,182
1,144
27.806
 Greece
2,000
850
23.529
 Turkey
1,750
799
21.916
 Morocco
1,416
598
22.839
 Syria
1,095
684
15.997
 Algeria
611
295
14.237
 Tunisia
562
1,780
4.848
 Egypt
460
53
87.273
 Portugal
444
343
12.931
Country Production in tons (2010) Production % (2010) Consumption (2012) Annual per capita consumption (kg)
World
3,269,248
100%
100%
0.43
Spain Spain
1,487,000
45.5%
17%
13.62
 Italy
548,500
16.8%
19%
12.35
 Greece
352,800
10.8%
7%
23.7
 Syria
177,400
5.4%
4%
7
 Morocco
169,900
5.2%
4%
11.1
 Turkey
161,600
4.9%
5%
1.2
 Tunisia
160,100
4.9%
1%
5
 Portugal
66,600
2.0%
2%
7.1
 Algeria
33,600
1.0%
2%
1.8
Others
111,749
3.5%
39%
1.18