Major Non-Food and Industrial Crops Quarterly Bulletin, July-September 2022
July 2022 to September 2022
- Production of abaca fiber for July to September 2022 expanded to
19.30 thousandmetric tons or by 21.7 percent,compared with the 15.85 thousandmetric tons output in the same quarter of 2021.
- Bicol Region was still the top abaca-producing region this period, with
6.76 thousandmetric tons output or 35.0 percentshare to the total abaca production. This was followed by Eastern Visayas and Davao Region with 15.7 percentand 14.9 percentshares, respectively.