Major Fruit Crops Quarterly Bulletin, January-March 2021

January 2021 to March 2021

Banana

  • For the period January to March 2021, production of banana went up by 1.0 percent, from 2.06 million metric tons in 2020 to 2.08 million metric tons this period.
  • Cavendish variety with 1.16 million metric tons production during the period contributed the largest share of 55.5 percent to the total banana production.
  • Davao Region, which contributed 35.6 percent to the total production, remained as the top producer, followed by Northern Mindanao with 26.2 percent share.