Major Fruit Crops Quarterly Bulletin, July-September 2017

July 2017 to September 2017

Calamansi

  • Calamansi production was recorded at 54.69 thousand metric tons for the period July to September 2017, a decline of 2.4 percent which was brought about by:
    • decrease in area planted and bearing trees in MIMAROPA (Oriental Mindoro) due to the effect of Typhoon Nina (December 2016).
  • The largest share was still from MIMAROPA with 53.3 percent of the total national production followed by CALABARZON with 11.1 percent and Zamboanga Peninsula with 6.6 percent.