Agriculture

LEADING-EDGE ECONOMIC ANALYSIS

Agriculture

Agricultural industries remain a backbone of both the US and Puerto Rican economies. In the US, the agriculture, food, and related industries represent on average $1.1 trillion to the U.S. gross domestic product a 5.2% share. In Puerto Rico, the agriculture sector represents an average of $769 million in the past five years with over 1,000 local farms. 

Remaining up to date on the latest industry developments such as employment, production, and others is key to running a competitive business. With new analytical developments, we advise farm and food enterprises and organizations on how to deal with technological and disruptive tendencies that shape the more extensive food system. Our economic indicators include: 

  • Total agriculture output in Puerto Rico
  • Total exports and imports from agriculture
  • Agriculture breakdown by category (livestock, 
  • Local farms, their production, and location.
  • Over 20 more indicators with room to grow. 
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