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

October 2019 to December 2019

Rubber (cuplump)

  • For the period October to December 2018, rubber cup lump production increased by 3.2 percent, from 138.24 thousand metric tons in the same quarter of 2017 to 142.72 thousand metric tons this quarter.
  • The top rubber-producing region during the period was SOCCSKSARGEN, taking up 42.7 percent of the national total production. This was followed by Zamboanga Peninsula with 41.4 percent and ARMM with 6.7 percent.