By Carmina Angelica V. Olano, Researcher
US, Hong Kong and Japan continued to be the Philippines’ top export destinations, accounting for 45% of total exports in January to April this year, preliminary data from the Philippine Statistics Authority showed.
The value of exports to Hong Kong posted a double-digit annual growth of 15.4%, while exports to US barely changed, growing 0.9%. Meanwhile, exports to Japan dropped 11.9 % from a year ago.
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority
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