Major Non-Food and Industrial Crops Quarterly Bulletin, October-December 2019

October 2019 to December 2019

Coconut

  • Production of coconut for the period October to December 2019 slightly increased by 0.9 percent, from 4.05 million metric tons in the same period of 2018 to 4.09 million metric tons this year.
  • Davao Region was the top producer of coconut, which contributed 13.0 percent to the country’s total coconut production this quarter. This was followed by Northern Mindanao and Zamboanga Peninsula with respective contributions of 12.0 and 10.6 percent.