Major Vegetables and Root Crops Quarterly Bulletin, January-March 2022

January 2022 to March 2022

Eggplant

  • Production of eggplant during the January to March 2022 period went up to 79.15 thousand metric tons or by 4.0 percent, from 76.12 thousand metric tons output in the same quarter of 2021.
  • Ilocos Region, the major producer of eggplant for the quarter with 32.87 thousand metric tons, shared 41.5 percent to the country’s total output. Central Luzon ranked second with 22.1 percent share, followed by CALABARZON with 11.8 percent share.