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PH economy slows to 5.5% in Q2

PH economy slows to 5.5% in Q2

Aug. 8 | The Philippine economy grew 5.5% in the second quarter of 2019, its lowest growth in 17 quarters, and softer than the 5.6% growth recorded in the first quarter of 2019, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority. The weak performance is due to the...

PH exports up, imports down in June

PH exports up, imports down in June

Aug. 8 | Image by Michael Gaida from Pixabay Philippine merchandise exports grew 1.5% while imports declined 10.4% in June, resulting in a 5.8% dip in the country’s trade in goods to $14.49 billion from $15.39 billion. Data from the Philippine Statistics Authority...

PH imports dip 5.4% but exports rise 1% in May

PH imports dip 5.4% but exports rise 1% in May

Jul. 13 | Image by Valdas Miskinis from Pixabay Philippine exports recorded a small increment in May 2019 while imports continued to fall, leading merchandise trade to decline 3% to US$15.58 billion from $16.06 billion in the same period last year. The Philippine...

PH Q1 domestic trade volume up 8.4% but value down slightly

PH Q1 domestic trade volume up 8.4% but value down slightly

Jun. 27 | Philippine domestic trade in the first quarter of 2019 grew for the eighth quarter in a row in terms of volume, but declined in value for the first time after four consecutive quarters of increases, data from the Philippine Statistics Authority showed. For...

PH manufacturing slumps to fifth straight month of decline in April

PH manufacturing slumps to fifth straight month of decline in April

Jun. 4 | Image by Emir Krasnić from Pixabay The Philippine manufacturing sector recorded double-digit decreases in both volume and value in April 2019, its fifth month in a row of decline, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA). In its latest...

PH 2018 economic growth at 6.2%, short of lowered target

PH 2018 economic growth at 6.2%, short of lowered target

Jan. 26 | The Philippine economy grew 6.2% in 2018, lower than the government’s downgraded target of 6.5% to 6.9% and down from the 6.7% growth in 2017, as manufacturing and agriculture recorded slower growths in the last quarter. The Philippine Statistics Authority...

PH exports fall, imports’ growth slows in Nov

PH exports fall, imports’ growth slows in Nov

Jan. 14 | The Philippines’ merchandise trade amounted to US$15.04 billion in November 2018, up 4.1% from $14.45 billion year-on-year, as continuous albeit slower growth in imports offsets the decline in exports, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority...

PH domestic trade sustains growth momentum in Q3

PH domestic trade sustains growth momentum in Q3

Dec. 21 | Philippine domestic trade has booked growth for six quarters in a row, registering a 3.9% increase in volume and 10.6% in value in the third quarter of 2018, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA). For the period July to September 2018,...

PH trade surges 14% in Oct on robust imports, export recovery

PH trade surges 14% in Oct on robust imports, export recovery

Dec. 13 | Philippine merchandise trade reached US$16.43 billion in October 2018, an increase of 14% from $14.41 billion in the same month last year, propelled by strong imports as well as improved export performance, according to data from the Philippine Statistics...

PSA reports 10th straight month of strong manufacturing output

PSA reports 10th straight month of strong manufacturing output

Dec. 10 | For the 10th straight month, the Philippine manufacturing sector posted increases in both volume and value in October 2018, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA). In its latest Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries (MISSI),...