4th Quarter 2018

Gross National Income & Gross Domestic Product

Imports of Goods of the Philippines

Imports of Goods eases

The total Imports of Goods grew by 12.4 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018.  This was lower than the 18.2 percent growth in the same quarter of the previous year.

The major contributors to the growth of total Imports of Goods were: Components/Devices (Semiconductors), 18.7 percent; Electronic Data Processing, 34.5 percent;
Cereals, 71.1 percent; Machinery and Mechanical Appliances, 10.2 percent; and Communication/Radar, 55.4 percent.

Meanwhile, the following commodities declined: Transport Equipment, 3.3 percent; Metalliferous Ores and Metal Scrap, 78.9 percent; Textile Yarns, 11.3 percent;
Chemical Products, 13.2 percent; and Paper Products, 6.3 percent.


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