Foreign Trade

Merchandise Export Performance: Latest Export Report

Released Date: May 9, 2018

The country’s total external trade in goods in March 2018 reached $13.63 billion, reflecting a decrease of 3.4 percent from $14.11 billion recorded during the same month in 2017. Total exports went down by 8.21 percent from $6.00 billion in March... Read more about Highlights of the Philippine Export and Import Statistics : March 2018.

External Trade Performance: Latest Balance of Trade and Import Report

Release Date: May 9, 2018

The country’s total external trade in goods in March 2018 reached $13.63 billion, reflecting a decrease of 3.4 percent from $14.11 billion recorded during the same month in 2017. Total exports went down by 8.21 percent from $6.00 billion in March... Read more about Highlights of the Philippine Export and Import Statistics : March 2018.

Latest Annual Foreign Trade Statistics

Released Date: October 10, 2017

The country’s total external trade in goods was recorded at $75.586 billion, expanding by 15.3 percent from $65.579 billion in 2016.

Exports at a Glance

Reference Month Total Exports
Mar 2018 $5.51Bp
Mar 2018 $5.51Bp
May 2017 $5.49Bp
Growth Rate (%)

-8.21

-8.20

20.99

Imports at a Glance

Reference Month Total Imports
Mar 2018 $8.12Bp
Mar 2018 $8.12Bp
Apr 2017 $6.86Bp
Growth Rate (%)

0.10

0.13

-0.10

Technical Notes