Bukidnon Investment and Export Promotion Center

Quick Facts

Location: Bounded on the north by Misamis Oriental, on the south by North Cotabato and Davao del Sur, on the east by Agusan del Sur, and on the west by Lanao del Sur.

Land Area: 1,049,859 hectares (Source: Land Management Bureau)

Capital: Malaybalay City

Number of Cities/Municipalities: 2 Cities and 20 Municipalities

Population: 1,190,284 (NSO 2007 Survey)

Major Products: Bukidnon is the country's major producer of rice, corn, sugar, banana, coffee, rubber, cassava as well as pineapple, tomato and other fruits and vegetables. Recognized by the Food and Agriculture Organization as a foot-and-mouth-disease-free province, it is also a major producer of chicken, hogs and cattle. Flowers and floriculture abound, as its biodiversity and endemic species of flora and fauna is one of the richest in the country.

Major Industries: Del Monte Phils Inc., Dole Philippines, Inc., Lapanday Diversified Products Corporation, Southern Fresh Products, Inc., Celebrate Life Agri-ventures Philippines, Inc., NAture's Organic Fresh Pineapple, Inc., Manupali Agri-Development Corp., Agrinanas Development Corporation, Jikka Fruits, Inc., Bukidnon Highland Farms, Mt. Kitanglad Agri-Development Corporation, and Mt. Kitanglad Agri-Ventues, Incorporated.