World’s Largest Apricots Producing Countries

Apricots is the edible fruit, Mediterranean climates is best to grow apricots, rich in vitamin and protein, is one of the fruit cultivated in cool places. The fruit cultivated around the world where the climate meets it requirements to grow. Turkey produces around 676,000 Tonnes of Apricots in the year of 2011 and kept its position in growing Apricots, Iran, Uzbekistan, Algeria and Italy are the countries producing apricots in high volume for its demand in the local market.

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Rank Country Production Quantity (in Tonnes) Production Value
1 Turkey 676,138 $37,330,0000
2 Iran (Islamic Republic of) 452,988 $25,009,7000
3 Uzbekistan 356,000 $19,655,0000
4 Algeria 285,897 $15,784,5000
5 Italy 263,132 $14,527,7000
6 Pakistan 189,420 $10,458,0000
7 Morocco 159,124 $8,785,3000
8 France 155,124 $8,564,5000
9 Ukraine 119,900 $6,619,7000
10 Japan 106,900 $5,902,0000
11 Egypt 96,643 $5,335,7000
12 Spain 86,880 $4,796,7000
13 Greece 82,800 $4,479,2000
14 Syrian Arab Republic 75,919 $4,191,5000
15 United States of America 60,464 $3,338,2000
16 Russian Federation 60,000 $3,312,6000
17 South Africa 57,421 $3,170,2000
18 Afghanistan 56,043 $3,094,1000
19 China, mainland 46,000 $2,539,6000
20 China, Taiwan Province of 42,010 $2,319,4000

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