The Department of Trade and Industry Region 02(DTI- R02)took another big leap in industry development as it held another first time activity in the entire Cagayan Valley. After the successful launch of the 1st Dairy Business Conference in 2014 (4th this year), the 1st Cacao Business Forum in 2016 (2nd this year) and the 1st Business Forums for Coffee and Bamboo this year, DTI-Region 02 conducted the 1st Processed Fruits and Nuts Business Forum on October 17, 2017 at the Zen Hotel, Santiago City, Isabela.
Effective logistics development is one of the strategies that is seen to greatly facilitate trade and connectivity; contribute to the lowering cost and clearance time of imports and exports; and ensure the smooth flow of commodities. Once perceived to be stable and reliable, it would encourage market expansion and improvement of the investors’ confidence in transporting goods and services.
The Municipal Government of Roxas, Isabela, in partnership with the Department of Trade and Industry - Regional Office No. 02 (DTI R02), conducted a Local and Regional Economic Development (LRED) Upscaling on October 26 – 27, 2017 at the SB Session Hall, Municipal Hall, Roxas, Isabela.