Date is one of the most widely consumed fruit globally that said to be first cultivated in 7000 BC. There are several types of dates including Fresh Mazafati Dates, Medjool Dates, and Barhi dates. Egypt has the largest date production in the world having approximately 1,084,529 metric tons of dates.
Following Egypt, Iran has the second largest production of dates by approximately 947, 809 metric tons representing approximately 15% of global date production. Iran’s fresh Mazafati Date is popular among consumers worldwide with it’s delicious taste and affordable price. Following that rabbi dates similar to Saudi Arabia’s Medjool dates with low-pricing are among the best sellers. Iran’s Zahedi dates and Piaram Dates are also popular among the consumers worldwide. Iran export mainly to Asian countries including India and Malaysia and has been increased its exports to Europe substantially in the last few years.Following Iran, Saudi Arabia and Iraq are the third and fourth largest producers of dates. Their production accounts for approximately 8% and 7.3% of the world’s export, respectively.At Reeta Ltd, we are proud to provide the best quality dates to our consumers. We supply and distribute dates from our suppliers, globally.