Turkish Pistachio prices almost doubled compared to the last year. Last year the crop quantity of Siirt* Pistachio was 20.000 tons and the prices were around 30.00-40.00 TL. However this year the crop quantity increased by in half and the prices are around 50.00 TL in internal market, +100 TL for export.
Some experts mentioned that, this price increasing on pistachios is sourced from supply&demand of pistachios; not only in internal market but also at the external market.
*The important production province of the pistachios.