Key Market Indicators
Production of Iraqi lentils skyrocketed 900% in 2019 compared to the previous year. In 2019, Iraq was ranked 48th in the world with 10 metric tons, while Israel was first with 10 metric tons. India, Australia and the US respectively followed in second, third and fourth place. Since 1966, lentils production in Iraq dropped 44.6% year-on-year.