Olive oil is the oil that results from squeezing or pressing the olives, the olive is a tree that grows in the Mediterranean basin. Olive oil is used in cooking, pharmacy, medicine, soap and at the ignition of oil stoves. Olive oil is used frequently for being a healthy food rich in vitamins and beneficial fats.
There are more than 750 million olive tree grown in all parts of the world, 95% of them in the Mediterranean region. More global production comes from South Europe and the Maghreb and the middle east.
es from Spain, Italy, Greece, Jordan, Syria and Turkey.