Carabao Situation Report, April-June 2021

April 2021 to June 2021

Production


The total carabao production from April to June 2021 was estimated at 34.93 thousand metric tons, liveweight. This was 26.2 percent higher than the previous year’s same quarter output of 27.67 thousand metric tons, liveweight.

Among the 16 regions, Western Visayas was the top producer of carabao during the quarter with a production of 4.44 thousand metric tons, liveweight. This was followed by Davao Region with 3.61 thousand metric tons, liveweight and Eastern Visayas with 2.92 thousand metric tons, liveweight. These three regions shared 31.4 percent to the country’s total carabao production.

Relative to their levels in the same quarter of 2020, 12 regions posted increases in production during the quarter. Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) recorded the highest annual increase of 153.1 percent, from 0.18 thousand metric tons, liveweight in the second quarter of 2020 to 0.46 thousand metric tons, liveweight in the same quarter of 2021. (Figure 1)

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