Main producing region
In which parts of Mexico are mangoes produced?
Mango cultivation in Mexico takes place in the Gulf of Mexico, Yucatan Peninsula, South, North, and part of the Pacific Coast of the country, however, the main commercial producing states are Baja California Sur, Campeche, Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Jalisco, Michoacan, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Sinaloa, Tamaulipas, and Veracruz.
Chiapas, Guerrero, and Oaxaca produce around 22% of the total national production, while Sinaloa and Baja California Sur produce 34.51% of the total national production.
Where are Peruvian mangoes produced?
The dry tropics of Northern Peru allow the production of the fruit of characteristics of color and flavor unbeatable without the health problems generated by tropical rains. These characteristics promote the obtaining of a mango exquisite and well-accepted both locally internationally. 90% of the fruit leaves the port of Paita in Piura, where precisely 76.37% of the Peruvian production is handled.
The rest is grown in Lambayeque (16.9%) and in Ancash (6.71%), in the Casma Valleys.
Where are major producing regions in Spain?
-The mango production in Spain is concentrated in the coastal strip of Andalusia, bordered by Malaga and Motril, the same location where many of the avocado plantations are also cultivated due to the Mediterranean climatic conditions.
-The area used for cultivation of mangoes are limited by 2 significant factors: water availability and many of the plantations are directly competing land use with the tourism sector which also generates a huge source of profit.