ACCELERATING INFRA PROJECTS NEEDEDTO DRIVE MANUFACTURING GROWTH – NEDA

September 5, 2019   MANILA – A speedy implementation of public works towards the second semester of 2019 is seen to prop up demand and help boost the country’s manufacturing growth, said the National Economic and Development Authority. In the Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries (MISSI) of the Philippine Statistics Authority, the manufacturing sector’s continue reading : ACCELERATING INFRA PROJECTS NEEDEDTO DRIVE MANUFACTURING GROWTH – NEDA

IMPROVED BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT NEEDED FOR MANUFACTURING GROWTH -NEDA

August 6, 2019 MANILA – The National Economic and Development Authority said today that efforts to improve the business environment should be ramped up to help manufacturing growth from its declining trend in 2019. The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), in its Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries (MISSI), reported that total manufacturing index contracted for continue reading : IMPROVED BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT NEEDED FOR MANUFACTURING GROWTH -NEDA

ROBUST GOV’T POLICIES NEEDED TO BOLSTER MANUFACTURING GROWTH – NEDA

July 05, 2019 MANILA – A stronger push for policies and programs that improve food production and public spending and that capacitate MSMEs is needed to strengthen manufacturing growth, the National Economic and Development Authority said. In its Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries (MISSI), the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported that the performance of continue reading : ROBUST GOV’T POLICIES NEEDED TO BOLSTER MANUFACTURING GROWTH – NEDA

INFRA, BUSINESS OPTIMISM SEEN TO DRIVE MANUFACTURING GROWTH IN Q2 2019 – NEDA

May 7, 2019 Manufacturing production is expected to be buoyed by stronger domestic demand and business optimism despite the recent decline in performance, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said on Tuesday. In its Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries (MISSI) for March 2019, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported that the Volume of continue reading : INFRA, BUSINESS OPTIMISM SEEN TO DRIVE MANUFACTURING GROWTH IN Q2 2019 – NEDA

FACTORY OUTPUT DECLINES AS HOLIDAY SEASON ENDS – NEDA

February 5, 2019 Slow demand after the holiday season led to the contraction of manufacturing output in December 2018, the National Economic and Development Authority said. The Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries (MISSI) of the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported that the Volume of Production Index (VoPI) and the Value of Production Index (VaPI) for continue reading : FACTORY OUTPUT DECLINES AS HOLIDAY SEASON ENDS – NEDA

PH MANUFACTURING SUSTAINS GROWTH FOR 11TH MONTH IN 2018

January 4, 2019 Manufacturing output sustained its growth and marked its eleventh consecutive month in positive territory in November 2018, the National Economic and Development Authority said. The Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries (MISSI) of the Philippine Statistics Authority today reported that manufacturing’s Volume of Production Index (VoPI) rose by 1.0 percent while its continue reading : PH MANUFACTURING SUSTAINS GROWTH FOR 11TH MONTH IN 2018

​RFINL TO DRIVE UP MANUFACTURING SECTOR – NEDA

The National Economic and Development Authority expects that the implementation of the recently approved 11th Regular Foreign Investment Negative List (RFINL) will further  grease manufacturing activity in the country over the medium term. The Philippine Statistics Authority reported a Volume of Production Index (VoPI) reading of 4.0 percent and 3.7 percent for Value of Production Index (VaPI) continue reading : ​RFINL TO DRIVE UP MANUFACTURING SECTOR – NEDA

FACTORY OUTPUT SEEN TO SUSTAIN GROWTH IN Q3 OF 2018

September 5, 2018 The National Economic and Development Authority expects manufacturing growth to be sustained throughout the third quarter of 2018 after the sector’s performance yielded positive results in July. The Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries (MISSI) for July 2018 of the Philippine Statistics Authority showed both the Volume of Production Index (VoPI) and Value continue reading : FACTORY OUTPUT SEEN TO SUSTAIN GROWTH IN Q3 OF 2018

FACTORY OUTPUT REGISTERS DOUBLE-DIGIT GROWTH IN FIRST HALF

August 07, 2018   MANILA – The manufacturing sector is expected to sustain its double-digit growth recorded in the first half of the year, the National Economic and Development Authority said. The Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries (MISSI) of the Philippine Statistics Authority showed both the Volume of Production Index (VoPI) and Value of Production continue reading : FACTORY OUTPUT REGISTERS DOUBLE-DIGIT GROWTH IN FIRST HALF

EASE OF DOING BUSINESS SEEN TO DRIVE SUSTAINED CONFIDENCE IN MANUFACTURING 

June 05, 2018 Factory output grew in April as higher commodity prices, strong consumer demand, and a weaker exchange rate encouraged manufacturers to produce more, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said. The latest Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries (MISSI) of the Philippine Statistics Authority showed a key barometer in measuring the output continue reading : EASE OF DOING BUSINESS SEEN TO DRIVE SUSTAINED CONFIDENCE IN MANUFACTURING 

​GOV’T MEASURES TO SPUR MANUFACTURING RECOVERY IN 2018

February 9, 2018 MANILA – The government will aggressively implement measures to ensure the recovery of manufacturing this year, the National Economic and Development Authority said, as it notes the four-month decline of manufacturing from September to December 2017. In the Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries (MISSI), the Philippine Statistics Authority reported that the continue reading : ​GOV’T MEASURES TO SPUR MANUFACTURING RECOVERY IN 2018

MANUFACTURING DECLINES IN NOVEMBER 2017, EXPECTED TO RECOVER THIS YEAR

January 10, 2018 Manufacturing output is expected to recover in 2018 following three consecutive months of decline since September 2017. In the Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries (MISSI) of the Philippines Statistics Authority (PSA), the Volume of Production Index (VoPI) for manufacturing contracted by 8.1 percent in November 2017. The Value of Production Index continue reading : MANUFACTURING DECLINES IN NOVEMBER 2017, EXPECTED TO RECOVER THIS YEAR

IMPROVED GOV’T SERVICES, INNOVATION TO BOOST MANUFACTURING GROWTH – NEDA 

December 12, 2017 Improvement in the delivery of business-related government services as well as innovation across all firm sizes must be aggressively pursued to aid manufacturing output, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). The Philippine Statistics Authority’s Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries (MISSI) reports that the Volume of Production Index (VoPI) continue reading : IMPROVED GOV’T SERVICES, INNOVATION TO BOOST MANUFACTURING GROWTH – NEDA 

NEDA SEES MANUFACTURING REBOUND DESPITE DECLINE IN SEPTEMBER 2017

November 10, 2o17 Decreases in the production of petroleum, transport equipment, and export-oriented products led to the decline in manufacturing output for September 2017, according to the National Economic and Development Authority. In the Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries (MISSI) for September 2017, the Volume of Production Index (VoPI) declined by 3.7 percent, a continue reading : NEDA SEES MANUFACTURING REBOUND DESPITE DECLINE IN SEPTEMBER 2017