The town’s economy is traditionally based on agriculture, Planes is known as the “Cherry Capital“, has been awarded designation of origin by the Generalitat Valenciana.
The production of olive oil is very high and the fact that olive trees are still grown the old way, the oil quality is excellent. Almond production is also important.
Cherry production is around .* * xxx xxx kilos per season, playing host to the Plan, as well as the neighboring towns. In recent years our production has steadily increased.
Likewise, our oil production is one of the highest in the province of Alicante, with superior quality, and self-designation of origin.