Total trade in goods in Eastern Visayas in February 2021 amounted to USD 159.23 million. This was lower by 24.44 percent compared with the USD 210.73 million total trade recorded in February 2020.
Total value of exports dropped by almost half or 46.09 percent, from USD 201.51 million in February 2020 to USD 108.63 million in February 2021.
Meanwhile, total value of imports showed a fivefold increase of USD 50.60 million in February 2021 from the USD 9.22 million reported in February 2020.
Notwithstanding the boom in imports, Balance of Trade in Goods (BoT-G) still plunged by 69.83 percent, from USD 192.29 million in February 2020 to USD 58.02 million in February 2021 (Table 1).
- Export Declaration (ED – DTI form)
- Import Entry & Internal Revenue Declaration (BOC IEIRD Form 236)
- Informal Import Declaration and Entry (BOC Form 177)
- Single Administrative Documents (SAD)