Major olive producers in the world include countries in the coastline of Mediterranean Sea. Spain is the largest producer of olive to date. Italy, Greece and Turkey are the other top producers of olives that produces nearly %40 of the world’s production.
Other olive producing countries are Tunisia, Syria, Egypt, Portugal and Algeria. A global production trend of olive is on the rise and the countries that were previously importers of the product, such as the US, China and Australia are now producing. Olives are one of the most extensively grown crops in the world.