Export Development Council

The Export Development Council (EDC) was created by virtue of RA7844 (Export Development Act of 1994) to strengthen  and institutionalize the national export drive and supporting policy framework.

EDC oversees the implementation of the Philippine Export Development Plan (PEDP) and coordinates the formulation and implementation of policy reforms for export.

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Innovation expert: Know your customers to produce value-added exports

“Know your customers better to deliver value-added export products. People today are looking for outcomes and experiences much more than products and services”. This is the main statement of Professor Paris de l’Etraz, Chairman of Applied Innovation Institute during his speech in the recent National Export Congress 2017. He further said that “Innovative compa-nies are …

Philippines is a potential Innovation Hub in Asia

Companies in the country are battling it out in the innovation business. This was confirmed during the recently concluded National Export Congress 2017. The event reaffirms what other countries say that the Philippines can become the Innovation Hub in the Asian Region. Research and Development (R&D) by companies focused on products, human resource and digital …

Senator Gatchalian pushes for postponement of implementation of coal tax

Senator Sherwin “Win” Gatchalian, who chairs the Senate Committee on Energy, is pushing to postpone raising taxes on coal until a policy allowing consumers to choose their energy source has been adopted. The proposed coal tax is included in the pending tax reform bill or Senate Bill 1592 which is up for discussion at the …

Statistics

Export Performance  of Goods, Month and Year 2015-2017                                        (FOB Value in Million U.S. Dollars)

 

Exports   Cumulative Exports
  2015 2016 2017 2015 2016 2017
January 4,357 4,255 5,191 4,357 4,255 5,191
February 4,513 4,362 4,743 8,870 8,617 9,934
March 5,434 4,730 5,584 14,304 13,347 15,518
April 4,434 4,285 5,105 18,738 17,632 20,623
May 4,899 4,828 5,489 23,638 22,460 26,112
June 5,364 4,872 4,913 29,002 27,333  31,043
July 5,371 4,787 5,285 34,372 32,120  36,569
August 5,128 5,036 5,507 39,500 37,156  42,105
September 4,960 5,362 5,626 44,460 42,517  47,477
October 4,590 5,036 5,392 49,050 47,554  53,136
 November  5,118 4,887 4,963 54,168 52,440  58,099
December 4,660 4,965 58,827 57,405

Other sources for export figures

Tradeline Philippines 

Bangko Setral ng Pilipinas

Philippine Statistics Authority

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