After losing steam since December 1999, manufacturing output perked up in May 2000 as its value of production index (VaPI) increased by 20.6... Read more about Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries : May 2000.
Total trade in goods for January to May 2000 amounted to $27.047 billion which was 6.5 percent higher than $25.391 billion last year. Payments for... Read more about External Trade Performance : May 2000.
Year-on-year inflation slowed down to 3.9 percent in June from 4.1 percent in May. Inflation a year ago was 5.7 percent.
Valued at $14.206 billion, total receipts for the first five months of the year posted a 9.7 percent increase from $12.945 billion in 1999.... Read more about Merchandise Export Performance : May 2000.
Total trade in goods for January to April 2000 amounted to $21.679 billion which was 7.8 percent higher than $20.110 billion last year. Imports... Read more about External Trade Performance : April 2000.
Persons aged 15 years old and over in April 2000 increased by 2.6 percent compared to last year. However, the labor force in April 2000 decreased... Read more about Philippine Labor Force Survey April 2000.
Year-on-year inflation rate went up to 4.1 percent in May 2000 from 3.7 percent in April. Inflation rate a year ago was 6.6 percent.
Total receipts for January to April 2000 grew by 10.6 percent to $11.275 billion from $10.198 billion a year earlier.
For the month of... Read more about Merchandise Export Performance : April 2000.
Manufacturing Output Down in April 2000
After posting growths in the first quarter of 2000, volume of production in manufacturing... Read more about Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries : April 2000.
Manufacturing production, as measured by the value of production index (VaPI) and volume of production index (VoPI), went up by 11.0 percent and 2... Read more about Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries : March 2000.