Major Vegetables and Rootcrops Quarterly Bulletin, January-March 2020

January 2020 to March 2020

Bermuda Onion (Red Creole and Yellow Granex)

  • From January to March 2020, production of bermuda onion increased by 7.9 percent, from 125.99 thousand metric tons in the same period of 2019 to 135.94 thousand metric tons this quarter.
  • During the period, the bulk of production came from Central Luzon with 122.97 thousand metric tons or 90.50 percent of the total bermuda onion production this quarter. It was followed by Cagayan Valley with 5.9 percent share and Ilocos Region, 2.1 percent.