Major Non-Food and Industrial Crops Quarterly Bulletin, October-December 2018

October 2019 to December 2019

Coconut

  • The production of coconut for the fourth quarter was estimated at 4.03 million metric tons, which was 2.7 percent higher than the previous year’s production of 3.93 million metric tons.
  • For this quarter, Davao Region was the topmost coconut-producing region, which contributed 12.8 percent to the country’s total coconut production. This was followed by Northern Mindanao and Zamboanga Peninsula with respective contributions of 12.2 percent and 10.8 percent.