The volume of pistachios shipped by Turkey in 2020 was 15,610 metric tonnes. In 2019 Turkey sold 5,735 tonnes of pistachios. For 2019 alone, the demand for Turkey pistachios (nuts category) has improved, changing by 20.08 % compared to the year 2018. Between 2017 and 2019, pistachios' exports increased by 111.94% netting the nation US$90.31m for the year 2019. Turkey's pistachios exports are categorised as:
In 2019, Turkey supplied pistachios costing 90.31m USD, a growth of 25.58% from 2018's total pistachios export of 71.915m USD. The yearly growth in value of Turkey pistachios between 2017 to 2018 was 58.295 percent.
The per year change in the volume of Turkey's pistachios exports between 2017 and 2019 was 111.94 percent when compared to a variation of 20.08% in the growth rate between 2018 and 2019.
Turkey's leading export markets for pistachios are Italy, Saudi Arabia, Germany, Iraq and Syria.
Turkey bought 60 tonnes of pistachios in 2019.
The production of pistachios in Turkey was 340,000 tonnes in 2019 and is estimated to change by an average of -64.58%. The country had an estimated 1,464,840.00 hectares under pistachios cultivation.