Major Non-Food and Industrial Crops Quarterly Bulletin, April-June 2021

April 2021 to June 2021

Abaca

  • The abaca fiber production from April to June 2021 at 18.06 thousand metric tons, decreased by -1.2 percent from the 18.28 thousand metric tons output in the same quarter of 2020.
  • Bicol Region remained the top abaca fiber producer with 5.35 thousand metric tons or 29.6 percent of the total production this quarter. Eastern Visayas and Caraga followed with 19.7 and 14.7 percent shares, respectively.