Trade and Industry

Registered Business Establishments

A. Total No. of Business Establishments by Asset Size
Asset Size Classification 2006 to 2010
Micro (Less than P3M) 16,653
Small (More than P3M to P15M) 233
Medium (More than P15M to P100M) 15
Large (More than P100M) 2
TOTAL 16,903
B. Total No. of Business Establishments by Ownership
Form of Business 2001 to 2004
Sole Proprietorship 10,858
Partnership 11
Corporation 167
Cooperative 33
TOTAL 11,069
C. Total No. of Business Establishments by Type of Activity
Type of Activity 2006 to 2010
Trading 10,219
Services 5,613
Manufacturing 981
Agri-based 90
TOTAL 16,903
Banking and Financing Institutions
Commercial Banks 21
Government Banks 5
Thrift Bank 1
Rural Banks 15
Government Financing Small Business Finance 2 (QUEDANCOR and Institutions Corporation)

Institutions Corporation

  • Investment inflows – ₱1.72B (2004) from BNR only
  • Total Export Earnings – US$ 767.735 M
  • Inflation Rate – 6.6%
  • Purchasing Power of Peso – ₱0.84
  • Consumer Price Index – 119.20