Production value and per capita production indexWhile the consumption of coffee showed an upward trend over the last years, the production value of the commodity in the Philippines dipped and was approximately 3.28 billion Philippine pesos in 2018. In the same year, the per capita production index was only 61.36 percent compared to the base record of 100 percent in 2012.
Where does the Philippines stand in the coffee export across the Asia Pacific Region?Across the Asia-Pacific Region,the country placed 6th in 2019 for the export of green coffee. The productivity level compared to other countries in Asia Pacific was relatively small.
Even though the exports and production of coffee are low in the Philippines, the market is still vibrant due to the demand for instant coffee. Globally, the market size for instant coffee, as of 2016, was valued at 28 billion U.S. dollars. The Philippines has been one of the leading consumption markets for soluble coffee, also known as instant coffee, since 2011.