DTI welcomes PHL honorary consuls from Europe

THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) welcomed 20 Philippine honorary consuls based in Europe through a Philippine Trade and Investment briefing, in support...

DTI-EMB lauds 2017 export figures, consistent electronics-industry efforts

THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) welcomed the significant development in the country’s export sector for 2017, as electronics cornered 52.02 percent of...

Creatives as partners for growth 

I AM always excited to meet creatives. As the supervising undersecretary for Trade and Investments Promotion Group, we value the great contribution of the...

PHL eyes more shipbuilding investments, pivots delegation to Asia Pacific Maritime

THE Department of Trade and Industry, through the Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (Citem), seeks to expand the Philippines’s shipbuilding sector in...

DTI-EMB leads local organic-food makers to Biofach 2018 in Germany

RIPPLES Plus-enrolled companies with organic-certified products recognized by the European Union are set to participate in Biofach 2018, touted to be the world’s leading...

Ripples Plus exhibitors to showcase Filipino brand in Ambiente 2018

PARTICIPANTS under the Regional Interactive Platform for Philippine Exporters (Ripples) Plus program will be part of the Ambiente 2018 from February 9 to 13...

Export potential map

THE Philippines’s biggest markets for bananas, fresh or dried, are Japan, China and Russia. The country also has closest export links with Japan. However,...

PHL pushes for sustainability via design at Ambiente 2018

SHOWCASING innovativeness in manipulating renewable sources, 15 Philippine lifestyle brands are set to participate in the upcoming Ambiente 2018 trade event in Messe Frankfurt,...

DTI-EMB eyes strategic plan for PHL halal exports with Mindanao halal...

AS part of the implementation of the Philippine Halal Development and Promotion Program under Republic Act (RA) 10817, the Department of Trade and Industry-Export...

Export potential map

THE products with the greatest export potential from world to world are pharmaceutical products, Smart cards, electronic-integrated circuits, other electrical and telephone sets and...

US issues new requirements for seafood sourced abroad

EXPORTERS of seafood to the US were urged to comply with the new requirements of the United States under its Seafood Import Monitoring Program...

FoodPhilippines wows visitors at winter fancy food show

FOODPHILIPPINES, the country’s signature brand for food items under the Department of Trade and Industry’s Center for International Trade Exhibitions and Missions (DTI-Citem), surprised...

DTI underscores halal development, promotion efforts

THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), as the lead agency in developing and promoting the Philippine halal industry, underscored its efforts toward developing...

PHL exports to EU grew by 31% last year

THE Department of Trade and Industry welcomed another milestone for its trade relations with the European Union (EU) as export products hit a 31-percent...

PHL maintains good standing in intellectual property protection

THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) welcomed the report of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) on 2017 Out-of-Cycle Review of Notorious Markets...

PHL to participate in first China International Import Expo 2018

THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is set to lead the Philippine delegation to the first China International Import Expo (CIIE) from November...

Government earmarks P2 billion for MSME development

To continue the Department of Trade and Industry’s (DTI) programs to develop micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), the government has set aside P2...

DTI pushes new approach to promote ease of doing business

THE government’s interagency task force on Ease of Doing Business (EODB) is speeding up reforms to improve the country’s competitiveness. Trade Secretary Ramon M. Lopez...

PHL merchandise exports sustain growth, up by 10.79%

RECENT preliminary reports from the Philippine Statistics Authority showed that Philippine merchandise exports continued on a positive trajectory, increasing by 10.79 percent in the...

DTI-EMB eyes approval of 2018-2022 PEDP, bares 2017 accomplishments

THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is set to submit on January 26 the initial draft of the 2018-2020 Philippine Export Development Plan...