State of the Rice Sector in the

Philippines

What is the status of the rice industry? Explore and get insights about the trend of the
key performance indicators of rice production, consumption, and market.

Population: 110.2 MILLION (PSA, 2021)
Palay Production (2021)

19.96

million metric tons

Area Harvested (2021)

4.81

million hectares

Yield per Hectare (2021)

4.15

metric tons per hectare

Supply (2020)

17.51

million metric tons

Utilization (2020)

15.18

million metric tons

Profitability Indicator (2020)
Net Returns

P 21,279

Gross Returns

P 68,368

Total Cost

P 47,089

per hectare per cropping season

Imports (2020)

2.22

million metric tons

Exports (2020)

< 1

thousand m. tons

Rice Stock (Jun 2022)
Household

1.05

NFA

0.18

million metric tons

per kilogram

Rice Wholesale Prices (2021)
Well-Milled

P 37.76

Regular-Milled

P 33.62

per kilogram

Rice Retail Prices (2021)
Well-Milled

P 42.44

Regular-Milled

P 37.60

per kilogram