We see the Philippines occupying its rightful place in a community of nations, prosperous and free.

Together with business, we are an active and leading partner in propelling the Philippines toward an inclusive, dynamic, and thriving economy. Our success is anchored on global competitiveness, with social responsibility and consumer welfare as our platform. In all of these, we adhere strictly to the tenets of professionalism, integrity and transparency.

We continue to be the public's Agency of Choice, an organization where creativity, innovation, professional, and personal growth find full expression. 

We are ONE DTI.



Enabling Business

  • Enabling business environment/reduce cost of doing business to facilitate trade and investments
  • Global competitiveness
  • Value chain and industry cluster management

Empowering Consumers

  • Safe and reasonably-priced products and services
  • Supply chain management



The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is the primary government agency with the two-pronged mission of:

  • Enabling business
  • Empowering consumers



The Department is committed to improve the Filipinos' quality of life and reduce poverty through:

  • Inclusive economic growth
  • Employment generation


What Our Focus Is

DTI is focused on undertaking programs, activities, and projects (PAPs) that:

  • Expand exports
  • Increase investments
  • Support and strengthen MSMEs
  • Ensure value for money of consumers, and
  • Pursue good governance