The United States, Iran, Turkey, Syria, Afghanistan, and Greece are the world’s most well-known pistachio producers. Which country produces the most pistachios? The United States will produce the most pistachios in the world in 2022, followed by Iran and Turkey.
What country grows the best pistachios?
Iran is a country in the United States With 337,815 Metric Tons of Pistachios produced in 2019, up from 3 in 2018.
Pistachios are also grown in Italy, with more than 90% of the production concentrated in the Bronte region (Catania’s Eastern Sicilian province).
Private companies plant the majority of pistachios in southern Xinjiang for testing purposes. The Chinese pistachio industry will take some time before suitable locations and species are identified.
What kind of pistachios are healthiest?
Unsalted Roasted Pistachios. For healthy snacking, roasted pistachios that are unsalted and unshelled.