Facts on Fruit Production and Farming in Chile

The fruit production is Chile´s second most successful export industry after mining. Chile is privileged for the quality of its soils and its natural barriers in the north (desert), east (sea), west (Andes), and south (Antarctica) which permit strict border controls and have helped to avoid the spread of diseases into Chile.

The following chart shows the major fruit production in the regions of Chile with the highest area of fruit plantations.


Fruit production in Chile by region