Key Market Indicators
Israelis are set to consume 13,000 metric tons of olives by 2026, a 3.4% year-on-year increase from 11,000 metric tons in 2021. However, demand has decreased by 2.9% year-on-year since 2017. Meanwhile, the United Arab Emirates overtook Israel in 2021, with 11,000 metric tons. Italy, the United States and Greece are in second, third and fourth place respectively. Israeli olive production is estimated to reach 115,250 metric tons by 2026, a 2.2% year-on-year increase from 101,210 metric tons in 2021. Since 1966, supply has increased by 2.2% year-on-year. In 2021, Iran overtook Israel with 101,210 metric tons, while Italy, Morocco and Greece are in second, third and fourth place respectively.