Cattle Situation Report, April-June 2020

April 2020 to June 2020

Production


The total cattle production from April to June 2020 was estimated at 46.00 thousand metric tons, liveweight. This indicates a decline of 29.5 percent from the previous year’s same quarter output of 65.20 thousand metric tons, liveweight.

Among regions, Northern Mindanao was the top producer of cattle during the quarter with 8.47 thousand metric tons, liveweight. This was followed by CALABARZON and Ilocos Region with corresponding productions of 8.17 thousand metric tons, liveweight, and 5.40 thousand metric tons, liveweight. These three regions shared 47.9 percent to the country’s total cattle production.

Relative to their levels in the same period of 2019, all regions recorded decreases in  production during the period  with Central Visayas  having the highest annual decline of 67.0 percent.  During the quarter, the region registered a production of 1.37 thousand metric tons, liveweight, from 4.16 thousand metric tons, liveweight, in the same period of the previous year. (Figure 1 and Table 1)

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