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PH exports to EU grew by 31 percent

DTI welcomed another milestone for Philippines and European Union trade relations as export products hit a 31 percent growth increase......»»

Category: newsSource: samarnews samarnewsFeb 13th, 2018

Seipi: Electronic exports, imports grew in Jan-May

EARNINGS from electronic exports and imports continued to increase in the first five months of 2018, rising by 3.1 percent and 13.14 percent, respectively, from amounts posted in the same period last year, the Semiconductor and Electronics Industries in the Philippines Foundation Inc. (Seipi) said. According to data on the group’s website, exports grew to [...] The post Seipi: Electronic exports, imports grew in Jan-May appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJul 25th, 2018

PH trade gap widens as imports accelerate

THE country’s trade deficit more than doubled in April from a year earlier as imports surged and exports fell for a fourth consecutive month. The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on Friday that exports dropped by 8.5 percent to $5.11 billion while imports grew by 22.2 percent to $8.73 billion, bringing the balance of trade to… link: PH trade gap widens as imports accelerate.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 9th, 2018

PH trade gap widens as imports accelerate

THE country’s trade deficit more than doubled in April from a year earlier as imports surged and exports fell for a fourth consecutive month. The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on Friday that exports dropped by 8.5 percent to $5.11 billion while imports grew by 22.2 percent to $8.73 billion, bringing the balance of trade to [...] The post PH trade gap widens as imports accelerate appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJun 9th, 2018

Trade gap widened to $3.32B in January

Imports continued to outpace exports in January, sustaining the trade deficit that put pressure on the peso at the start of the year. The Philippine Statistics Authority yesterday that the total external trade in goods in January grew 7 percent to $13.75 billion from $12.85 billion a year ago, slower than the 16-percent increase a year ago. Merchandise exports during the month inched up 0.5 percent to $5.22 billion from $5.19 billion a year ago, also slower than the 22-percent jump in 2017. Imports of goods in the same month rose 11.4 percent to $8.54 billion from $7.67 billion a year ago, slightly slower than the 12.2-percent climb in January last year. As import receipts su...Keep on reading: Trade gap widened to $3.32B in January.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 9th, 2018

Total exports breach target last year as services boom

Aggregate Philippine exports surpassed last year’s target and likely grew at least 10 percent as service exports finished with another double-digit expansion, an official of the Department of Trade and Industry said yesterday......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2018

PH exports to EU grew by 31 percent

DTI welcomed another milestone for Philippines and European Union trade relations as export products hit a 31 percent growth increase......»»

Category: newsSource:  samarnewsRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2018

Trade deficit hits record high in Nov

THE Philippines’ trade deficit hit a new record high in November following significant growth in imports, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on Wednesday. Inbound shipments rose by 18.5 percent year-on-year to $8.74 billion, PSA data showed, while exports grew at a slower pace of 1.6 percent to $4.96 billion. The total balance of trade [...] The post Trade deficit hits record high in Nov appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJan 11th, 2018

Trade deficit hits record high in Oct

THE Philippines’ trade deficit hit a record high in October as imports grew twice as fast as exports, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on Tuesday. Inbound shipments rose by 13.1 percent year-on-year to $8.21 billion, PSA data showed, while exports grew at a slower pace of 6.6 percent to $5.36 billion. The total balance [...] The post Trade deficit hits record high in Oct appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsDec 13th, 2017

Total trade grows 10.4% in October

The country’s total trade grew by 10.4 percent in October 2017 from 4.6 percent in the previous month after exports recorded its 11th consecutive month of positive growth, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsDec 12th, 2017

GDP grows 6.9% in Q3, beats forecasts

THE Philippine economy grew at a solid pace of 6.9 percent in the third quarter from a year earlier, accelerating from the revised 6.7 percent growth in the second quarter, driven by higher exports and increased public spending, official data showed on Thursday. The third quarter gross domestic product (GDP) growth surpassed the 6.3 percent to [...] The post GDP grows 6.9% in Q3, beats forecasts appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsNov 16th, 2017

PH trade deficit narrows in Sept

THE Philippines’ trade deficit narrowed in September as exports grew faster than imports, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on Friday. Exports rose by 4.3 percent year-on-year to $5.59 billion while imports grew 1.7 percent to $7.5 billion. “The country’s total balance of trade in goods … [amounted]to $1.91 billion in September 2017, lower than [...] The post PH trade deficit narrows in Sept appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsNov 11th, 2017

Economy likely grew 7-7.2% in Q2 — DOF

MANILA, Philippines - The economy likely expanded within the seven percent to 7.2 percent range in the second quarter on the back of strong exports and agric.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 15th, 2017

PH exports up by 18.34 percent in Q1

Philippine exports for the first quarter of 2017 grew by 18.34 percent after it reflected double-digit growth for March 2017 with 21 percent total increase amounting to $5.58 billion compared to $4.61 billion recorded value in the same period in 2016......»»

Category: newsSource:  samarnewsRelated NewsJun 14th, 2017

Economy likely grew 7% in Q2 – Pernia

MANILA, Philippines -  The economy likely grew close to seven percent in the second quarter due to the improving performance of the farm and exports sector,.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 11th, 2017

Philippine exports grow 18.3 percent in Q1

MANILA, Philippines (Philippines News Agency) – Merchandise trade grew 22.7 percent in March backed by double-digit growth of.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 11th, 2017

My Australia Day tribute to Filipino Australians

Filipinos love meat and Australia is the largest exporter of red meat to the Philippines. Beef is one of our top five exports and sheepmeat exports grew nearly 30 percent in 2016. Aussies too are partial to throwing a juicy slab of meat on the barbie (BBQ) and many will do so to commemorate Australia Day today......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 26th, 2017

My Australia Day tribute to Filipino Australians

Filipinos love meat and Australia is the largest exporter of red meat to the Philippines. Beef is one of our top five exports and sheepmeat exports grew nearly 30 percent in 2016. Aussies too are partial to throwing a juicy slab of meat on the barbie (BBQ) and many will do so to commemorate Australia Day today......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 25th, 2017

Electronics top PH exports; East Asia market expands

Electronic products remained to be the country’s top exports as the sector grew by 11.6 percent from US$2.359 billion in 2015 to US$ 2.633 billion this year accounting for 53.7 percent of the total export revenues in August 2016......»»

Category: newsSource:  samarnewsRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2016

SKorea economy gains pace in Q2

SEOUL: South Koreas economy posted improved growth in the second quarter as exports and domestic consumption picked up, the central Bank of Korea (BoK) said on Tuesday. Asias fourth largest economy grew 0.7 percent in the April-June period from the .....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 26th, 2016

Bargain-hunting, peso boost PSEi

THE stock market recovered on Tuesday as investors hunted for bargain issues while cheering a peso recovery. The bellwether Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) grew by 0.87 percent or 60.51...READ MORE The post Bargain-hunting, peso boost PSEi appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated News1 hr. 7 min. ago