20 World’s Largest Artichokes Producing Countries

The edible vegetable, the cultivation focused in the countries bordering the Mediterranean basin, the prime European producers are Italy, France and Spain. In United States over 80% of that is grown in monetary country alone. This is commonly used in Cooking, Liqueur, Herbal tea and Medical uses. Italy is the largest producer of Artichokes about 480,112 metric tonnes achieved in 2010, Egypt and Spain are the next highest producer of Artichoke. The Artichoke has been grown in South Africa and other countries in small quantity for small demand of locals.
Artichoke

Rank Country Production Quantity (in Tonnes) Production Value
1 Italy 474550 $341,859,000
2 Egypt 202458 $145,848,000
3 Spain 182120 $131,196,000
4 Peru 150417 $108,358,000
5 Argentina 100891 $72,680,000
6 China, mainland 75000 $54,029,000
7 France 50589 $36,443,000
8 Algeria 46808 $33,719,000
9 United States of America 45310 $32,640,000
10 Morocco 43137 $31,075,000
11 Chile 41694 $30,035,000
12 Greece 38000 $27,374,000
13 Turkey 33460 $24,104,000
14 Tunisia 18000 $12,966,000
15 Iran (Islamic Republic of) 17000 $12,246,000
16 Syrian Arab Republic 15103 $10,880,000
17 Mexico 3193 $2,300000
18 Cyprus 2621 $1,888000
19 Israel 2419 $1,742000
20 Uzbekistan 2400 $1,728000

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