The country’s total value of exports reached to $50.7 billion which is composed primarily of integrated circuits ($19 billion), computers ($6 billion), machine parts ($3.1 billion) and electrical transformers ($2.2 billion).
These items are then shipped to the Philippines’ major export partners, such as the United States which received 17.6 percent of the total exports, Japan following with 16.2%, then by the Netherlands with 9.8%.
Philippines Country Profile
Official Name (Local Language)
Republika ng Pilipinas
Telephone Dial In
Philippines Exports Profile
Exports ($m USD)
Number of Export Products
Number of Export Partners
Top 5 export partners
% Partner Share
Hong Kong, China
Top 5 Export Products at HS 6 digit level
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Chart Showing GDP Growth Compared to rest of world
Semiconductors and electronics assembly, food and beverage manufacturing, construction, electric/gas/water supply, chemical products, radio/television/communications equipment and apparatus, petroleum and fuel, textile and garments, non-metallic minerals,
Other business services
Computer and information services
Cultural and recreational services
Royalties and license fees
Importing from Philippines: What is trade finance?
The Philippines is the 12th most populated country in the world thus in order to satisfy the needs of its people, the country imports electronic products, machinery, iron and steel, grains and plastic items. It also ranks as the 41st country with the high importations. The following are the country’s top imports namely: the integrated circuits with about $11.6 billion, crude petroleum with $6.12 billion), refine petroleum for $5.29 billion, $2.39 billion for cars whine the spacecraft, helicopters and planes comprise around $2.33 billion.
The country obtains much of its import commodities from China (13%), Japan (12%), the United States (12%) and Singapore (9%). The Philippines’ estimated imports could reached $72.9 billion.
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