Export of Mexican bananas

mexican banana

The banana is the most harvested tropical fruit in Mexico. In spite of having origin in Asia, with the discovery of America it arrives to Mexican territories.

The particularity of the Mexican banana is that it has many varieties. Among the most outstanding are the Dominican, Valery, Tabasco, and Apple tree, among others.

This tropical fruit is one of the most consumed in Mexico, since it has a great availability.

mexican banana

The entities with the largest volume of harvest are: Tabasco,
Chiapas and Colima.

Banana Statistics


Annual per capita consumption


Fruit production


exported in 2019
mexican banana

Because of its high content of fiber, minerals and vitamins, it prevents colon cancer.

Recovers muscle fatigue, ideal for athletes to improve sports performance.

It protects the heart, as it contains fiber, high potassium content and antioxidant vitamins.

It takes care of the good development and functioning of the immune system.

It is an ally when losing weight, since it increases the feeling of satiety.

Source: Panorama Agroalimentario 2020

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