“The Philippines is fortunate to have planted large areas to this crop, making the country one of the top coconut producers in the world.” Copra or dried coconut meat is the main products of coconuts. It has high oil content, as much as 64%.
How big is the coconut industry in the Philippines?
In 2019, the production volume of coconut in the Philippines was around 14.8 million metric tons. In 2018, the production value of coconut in the country amounted to approximately 91.8 million metric tons.
What is the biggest coconut in the world?
Lodoicea maldivica, also known as the double coconut, or coco-de-mer, is renowned for producing the largest and heaviest seeds in the world.
How much is coconut in Philippines?
The producer prices of coconuts have changed across major coconuts production regions in the Philippines. 1 kilogram of the Philippines Coconuts is around US $0.28 in Manila and Quezon, packed and ready for export. The price in PHP currency is 0.0057932.