Major Non-Food and Industrial Crops Quarterly Bulletin, October-December 2020

October 2020 to December 2020

Abaca

  • Abaca fiber production from October to December 2020 at 17.61 thousand metric tons registered an increase of 1.2 percent from the 17.40 thousand metric tons output in the same quarter of 2019.
  • Bicol Region was still the top abaca fiber producer with 6.49 thousand metric tons or 36.8 percent of the total production this quarter. Eastern Visayas and Davao Region came next with 17.2 percent and 13.2 percent shares, respectively.