Olive Oil 101
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Italian associations are often made as a marketing trick to sell more olive oil. While Italy produces a significant amount of olive oil, they export very little. Spain is by far the world's largest producer and exporter of extra virgin olive oil.
Don't fall in the trap of buying something just because it was said to be made in a certain country. Where the olive oil is produced is far less important than when, what, and how it is produced.