The United States is the world’s leading producer of
pistachios accounting for approximately 40% of world
production. Commercial U.S. pistachio production takes
place almost exclusively in the San Joaquin and Sacramento
valley regions of California. Each year, California growers
produced nearly 300,000 tons of pistachios! Pistachios are
also produced in Arizona and New Mexico but to a much
UniPer Limited with its professional team has been working on US Pistachio over the recent years. We provide the customers with all pistachio’s types specifications and have a huge market all over the worlds.
United States Standards for Grades of Pistachio Nuts in the Shell
Nuts may be considered as meeting a size designation specified in Table IV or a range in number of nuts per ounce, provided, the weight of 10 percent, by count, of the largest nuts in a sample does not exceed 1.50 times the weight of 10 percent, by count, of the smallest and the average number of nuts per ounce is not more than one-half nut above or below the extremes of the range specified.
|Size designation||Average Number of Nuts Per Ounce1|
|Colossal||Less than 18|
|Extra Large||18 to 20|
|Large||21 to 25|
|Medium||26 to 30|
|Small||More than 30|