Cattle Situation Report, April-June 2019

April 2019 to June 2019

Production


The total volume of cattle production in April to June 2019 was 65.20 thousand metric tons, liveweight. This was 1.9 percent lower than the previous year’s output of 66.46 thousand metric tons, liveweight. 

Relative to their levels in the previous year, eight regions recorded decreases in production. Zamboanga Peninsula reported the biggest decline in output of 28.1 percent, from 1.99 thousand metric tons, liveweight in 2018 to 1.43 thousand metric tons, liveweight in 2019.

Among the regions, Northern Mindanao was the top producer of cattle at 10.47 thousand metric tons, liveweight. This was followed by CALABARZON and Ilocos Region with production of 9.51 thousand metric tons and 7.24 thousand metric tons, liveweight, respectively. These three regions contributed 41.8 percent to the country’s total cattle production. (Table 1)

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