Eastern Visayas’ total trade in goods declined by 25.99 percent in February 2020. It decreased to $208.77 million from $282.10 million in the same period in 2019 (Table 1).
Total value of exports amounted to $201.51 million. This figure is 22.98 percent lower compared with the $261.63 million exports in February 2019. The total value of imports decreased significantly by 64.53 percent. The $20.46 million imports in February 2019 dropped to $7.26 million in February 2020.