Major Non-Food and Industrial Crops Quarterly Bulletin, January-March 2019

January 2019 to March 2019

Rubber (cuplump)

  • In January to March 2019, the production of cup lump declined by 3.4 percent, from 47.36 thousand metric tons in the same quarter of 2018 to 45.74 thousand metric tons.
  • SOCCSKSARGEN was the largest rubber-producer of 19.29 thousand metric tons or 42.2 percent of the total. It was followed by Zamboanga Peninsula with 39.1 percent and Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) with 7.3 percent share.