Category Archives: Export

Maguindanao’s Matanog town to export Sakurab “kimchi”

MATANOG, Maguindanao (MindaNews/27 August) – A Japanese investor and the local government here have signed a multimillion dollar investment partnership for the production of export quality kimchi (peckles) made from Sakurab, a native onion herb. Japanese investor Kazuo Sato trekked to this mountain town east of Maguindanao and signed a partnership deal with Mayor Mohammad […]

Banana exports to Japan up by 7% from January to May 2018

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 14 Aug) – Banana exports from the Philippines to Japan reached 679,967 metric tons from January to May 2018, growing 7% from 634,191 MT recorded during the same period last year. Stephen Antig, executive director of the Philippine Banana Growers and Exporters Association (PBGEA), said in an email on Tuesday that […]