ARMM - Agribusiness Profile

Location and Geography

  • Area
    • The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) created on August 1, 1989 through RA 6734.
    • Composed of five (5) provinces and a city namely: Basilan, Lanao del Sur, Maguindanao, Sulu, Tawi-tawi and the City of Marawi and Lamitan.
    • The region is strategically located in the Brunei Darussalam – Indonesia- Malaysia-Philippines East Asian Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA).
    • The region with a total land area of 27,517.1 sq,kms.
  • Population (Census 2010)
    • 3.256 Million

Agricultural Commodities

  • Major Crops
    • Rice
    • Corn
    • Coconut
    • Coffee
    • Cassava
    • Banana
    • Mangosteen
    • Durian
    • Lanzones
    • Abaca
    • Abundant supplies of marine resources such as various fishery species, pearls and seaweeds.