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PH manufacturing output seen expanding

Philippine manufacturing production likely expanded by 24 percent in January on exports growth and strong domestic demand, according to Moody’s Analytics.

Posted: March 8th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Manufacturing seen to mark stellar growth


The Philippine manufacturing sector is expected to continue its brisk performance, after it grew 12.3 percent in the last quarter of 2013—said to be its fastest pace in the last three years.

Posted: February 7th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Nov. ’13 factory output grows at fastest pace in over 3 years


Manufacturing output rose at its fastest pace in over three years in November last year, boosted by robust demand here and abroad.

Posted: January 10th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Manufacturing sector seen growing further

The National Economic and Development Authority expects the manufacturing sector to sustain its double-digit growth pace next year.

Posted: December 16th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Strong manufacturing needed for Asean integration


Reviving the country’s manufacturing industry through new fiscal and nonfiscal policies may be crucial for the Philippines to take advantage of the opportunities presented by the establishment of the Asean Economic Community by 2015.

Posted: October 28th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Manufacturing sector volume rose in August


The country’s manufacturing sector posted an increase in production in August, supporting projections that the economy is poised to sustain a robust growth rate over the near term, largely on the back of strong domestic demand.

Posted: October 11th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Manufacturing seen to sustain growth

The Department of Trade and Industry is seeing a sustained growth in the manufacturing sector as the non-electronics subsectors, fueled by investments, continue to expand.

Posted: September 27th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Manufacturing output grew by 9% in June


The country’s total manufacturing output rose year-on-year in June as rising demand in the domestic market more than offset the contraction in global demand.

Posted: August 13th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Manufacturing output grew by 20.4% in May


The country’s manufacturing sector posted an impressive performance in May, with the volume of production index (VoPI) reaching the highest level in seven months on the back of a robustly growing domestic demand.

Posted: July 11th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Manufacturing output seen up by 7%


Manufacturing output in the Philippines was estimated to have grown by 7 percent year-on-year in April, reversing the deceleration recorded in February and March, according to the latest outlook report for Asia Pacific of Moody’s Analytics.

Posted: June 10th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Strong peso seen a threat to manufacturing sector


The appreciating peso poses a threat to the recovery of the manufacturing sector and the jobs it generates, private economists said.

Posted: February 18th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Growth in factory output slowed to a trickle in July


Manufacturers’ output expanded by 4.7 percent in July, slower than the previous month’s pace as production in electrical machinery, chemical products and non-metallic products decelerated, the National Statistics Office (NSO) on Friday said.

Posted: September 14th, 2012 in Headlines | Read More »



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