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

January 2022 to March 2022

Tomato

  • During the first quarter of 2022, production of tomato, which was estimated at 90.00 thousand metric tons, was -6.1 percent lower than the 95.87 thousand metric tons output in the same period of 2021.
  • Ilocos Region registered the largest production with 35.83 thousand metric tons, accounting for 39.8 percent of the total tomato production this quarter. Central Luzon followed with 26.8 percent share and Western Visayas with 9.1 percent share.