The NEC is the highlight of the National Exporters’ Week (NEW) with the theme, “A.R.I.S.E. Exports: Accelerate Rebuilding, Innovation, Support, and Empowerment of Philippine Exports”. The theme aims to emphasize the:
• Need to fast-track the recovery of the export industry and the role of exports as a driving force to steer and accelerate economic rebuilding;
• Importance of innovation, digital transformation, new technologies, and technology–based business solutions in ensuring long-term competitiveness of Philippine exports; and
• Need to support and empower exporters to become more resilient and thrive despite global challenges.