Turkish

Olive & Olive Oil

Sector Statistical

Facts

• 180 million olive trees

• 700.000 hectares cultivation area

• 500.000 metric tons table olive production per annum

• 300.000 metric tons olive oil production per annum

• 500.000 Turkish families work for olive and olive oil production

• More than 500 continuous olive oil extraction mills

• Sufficient refinery and retail packing plants using the most modern technologies

• State / private laboratories for the quality control to meet international standards

• Table olives exports: 70 thousand metric tons per annum

• Olive oil exports: 60 thousand metric tons per annum

 

 

Production and export figures are from high crop years

Olive and Olive Oil Promotion Committee of Turkey

Phone: +90 - 232 - 488 60 00 Fax : +90 - 232 - 488 61 00

Atatürk Cad. No: 382 Alsancak 35220 Izmir / Turkey