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SUMMARY
IMPORTANCE OF THE TEXTILE AND CLOTHING INDUSTRY TO
THE ECONOMY OF THE PHILIPPINES
DEVELOPMENT OF THE TEXTILE AND CLOTHING INDUSTRY IN
THE PHILIPPINES
PHILIPPINES: GEOGRAPHICAL, POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC
PROFILE
Geographical profile
Political profile
Economic profile
PHILIPPINES: INFRASTRUCTURE
Transportation
Roads
Railways
Air
Ports
Communications
PHILIPPINES: HUMAN RESOURCES
SIZE AND STRUCTURE OF THE TEXTILE AND CLOTHING
INDUSTRY IN THE PHILIPPINES
Spinning
Weaving
Knitting
PHILIPPINES: TEXTILE AND CLOTHING PRODUCTION
Capacity utilisation
Raw materials production and consumption
Cotton
Indigenous fibres
Abaca
Silk
PiƱa
PHILIPPINES: TEXTILE AND CLOTHING EXPORTS
Textile and clothing exports by destination
Textile exports by destination
Clothing exports by destination
Export strategies
PHILIPPINES: TEXTILE AND CLOTHING IMPORTS
Imports by supplying country
PHILIPPINES: FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) IN THE
TEXTILE AND CLOTHING INDUSTRY
TEXTILES AND CLOTHING IN THE PHILIPPINES: GOVERNMENT
POLICIES AND INVESTMENT INCENTIVES
Government policies
Investment incentives
TEXTILES AND CLOTHING IN THE PHILIPPINES: STRENGTHS,
WEAKNESSES, OPPORTUNITIES AND THREATS
Strengths
Weaknesses
Opportunities
Threats

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Table 1: Philippines: political and economic profile, 2013
Table 2: Philippines: economic indicators 2010-12
Table 3: Philippines: employment in the textile and clothing industry, 2004-11
Table 4: Philippines: average monthly wage rates in the textile and clothing industry, August
2010
Table 5: Philippines: number of textile and clothing establishments by sector, 2012
Table 6: Philippines: index of production by value, 2002-12
Table 7: Philippines: textile and clothing exports, 2007-12
Table 8: Philippines: textile and clothing exports by leading destination, 2007-12
Table 9: Philippines: textile exports by leading destination, 2007-12
Table 10: Philippines: clothing exports by leading destination, 2007-12
Table 11: Philippines: textile and clothing imports by product category, 2007-12
Table 12: Philippines: textile and clothing imports by leading supplier, 2012Table 13: Philippines: textile imports by leading supplier, 2012
Table 14: Philippines: clothing imports by leading supplier, 2012
Table 15: Philippines: foreign direct investment (FDI) in the textile and clothing industry,
2008-12
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