2.1 VALUE OF EXPORTS BY MAJOR COMMODITY GROUP                                  
  Growth Rates in Percent                                      
  for the periods indicated                                      
                                         
   
     Commodity Group 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 1999 1998 1999  
   
                                         
  Coconut Products -7.0 -11.1 43.8 -17.3 20.1 54.8 -26.2 14.4 -0.5 -45.0 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Copra -20.0 -5.0 -42.1 -36.4 28.6 44.4 -92.3 200.0 -66.7 -99.9 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Coconut Oil -4.2 -17.2 60.9 -25.6 32.7 73.9 -30.9 17.9 4.9 -51.5 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Desiccated Coconut -19.7 8.2 33.3 -4.5 -16.7 -2.9 25.0 3.5 -17.0 22.2 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Copra Meal/Cake 1.9 1.9 -3.6 -15.1 17.8 26.4 -16.4 -7.1 -32.7 -48.0 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Others  -30.0 14.3 25.0 280.0 -15.8 -53.1 13.3 11.8 -15.8 -52.2 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
  Sugar and Products 17.7 2.3 -19.1 17.3 -40.3 -3.9 89.2 -29.3 1.0 -28.7 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Centrifugal & Refined 24.7 3.6 -23.5 15.9 -40.2 8.2 106.1 -39.0 -3.6 -21.7 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Molasses -8.3 -4.5 0.0 23.8 -46.2 -50.0 -57.1 400.0 26.7 -57.1 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Others  0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 100.0 -50.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 -52.6 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
  Fruits and Vegetables 2.2 20.6 -5.6 18.3 -2.3 6.8 6.1 -5.8 -2.6 2.1 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Canned Pineapple -2.2 6.7 1.1 -2.1 -4.3 -10.0 14.8 -7.5 -8.1 4.3 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Pineapple Juice 0.0 28.6 -22.2 14.3 12.5 11.1 10.0 -18.2 -22.2 33.2 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Pineapple Concentrates 33.3 12.5 -11.1 -8.3 0.0 9.1 12.5 3.7 17.9 -31.0 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Bananas 2.1 16.1 -8.7 43.0 -4.9 4.2 5.8 -8.9 0.5 10.9 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Mangoes -11.8 60.0 20.8 -6.9 11.1 43.3 -7.0 0.0 5.0 -23.0 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Others 5.0 54.8 -12.3 8.8 1.6 20.6 2.6 1.3 -13.9 -0.5 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
  Other Agro-Based Products -5.1 16.9 -14.3 10.2 11.3 8.5 -11.8 0.2 -8.3 2.2 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Fish, Fresh or Preserved -0.7 20.1 -17.8 18.3 10.5 -0.3 -22.0 -1.0 4.8 -6.1 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
        Of which: Shrimps & Prawns -5.2 24.7 -22.7 6.6 9.3 -12.6 -30.2 -16.0 2.4 -2.1 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Coffee, Raw, not Roasted -81.0 -37.5 -80.0 0.0 700.0 -12.5 -85.7 0.0 0.0 -53.9 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Abaca Fibers -11.1 6.3 23.5 -9.5 5.3 15.0 -8.7 9.5 -26.1 14.6 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Tobacco,Unmanufactured 17.6 115.0 -20.9 -23.5 -11.5 -8.7 38.1 0.0 -24.1 45.3 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Natural Rubber 20.0 8.3 -30.8 33.3 16.7 100.0 21.4 -26.5 -44.0 -16.0 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Ramie Fibers, Raw or Processed -50.0 -40.0 -66.7 0.0 0.0 -100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Seaweeds, Dried 35.1 -58.0 -9.5 -5.3 22.2 77.3 7.7 -19.0 -8.8 42.1 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Rice -100.0 0.0 350.0 -100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Others 23.8 80.8 2.1 16.7 12.5 25.4 7.6 22.4 -27.9 7.6 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
  Forest  Products   -51.8 -23.2 -21.9 -21.1 -42.2 46.2 13.2 4.7 -46.7 -18.1 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Logs 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Lumber -85.3 0.0 -5.0 36.8 -61.5 80.0 38.9 4.0 -61.5 25.6 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Plywood 59.5 -25.4 -29.5 -45.2 -76.5 50.0 -16.7 0.0 -60.0 88.7 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Veneer Sheets/Corestocks -23.5 -38.5 -12.5 -71.4 500.0 16.7 -7.1 7.7 -14.3 -72.8 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Others -57.1 -66.7 -100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
  Mineral  Products -12.8 -15.6 3.8 8.4 13.7 14.5 -13.7 -1.2 -22.3 8.9 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Copper Concentrates -12.7 -15.9 -19.5 -22.1 3.7 18.6 -61.2 -15.4 -43.2 70.3 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Copper Metal -14.8 -21.0 -2.3 21.7 2.3 26.3 -12.9 -22.2 -22.9 32.6 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Gold  -17.4 -27.8 96.9 -60.2 27.5 -4.6 -11.3 -10.9 -30.6 -100.0 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Iron Ore Agglomerates 6.6 -3.7 -19.2 -1.6 19.4 0.0 -5.4 28.6 -32.2 20.3 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Chromium Ore -10.5 -5.9 -12.5 -35.7 -11.1 50.0 -33.3 -25.0 0.0 -31.9 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Nickel 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Others -19.0 14.9 31.5 169.0 30.9 8.0 7.0 18.3 -15.8 -100.0 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
  Petroleum   Products 63.2 12.9 -14.3 -9.3 -2.9 29.5 59.1 -5.1 -50.0 67.5 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
  Manufactures 9.9 12.2 13.9 19.7 21.6 30.6 23.3 25.5 20.4 22.8 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Elec & Elec Eqpt/Parts & Telecom  1/ 12.2 16.8 20.1 29.0 40.4 48.7 34.7 30.4 31.5 -100.0 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Electronic Products  2/ 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0  
     Other Electronics 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0  
     Garments 12.8 4.8 15.0 6.2 4.5 8.2 -5.7 -3.1 0.3 -3.8 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Textile Yarns/Fabrics 6.9 7.5 21.0 -2.5 46.6 20.2 21.2 18.7 -19.1 -8.6 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Footwear 13.5 29.4 2.1 16.7 25.0 -1.4 -17.9 14.1 -24.2 -41.4 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Travel Goods and Handbags 4.9 4.7 17.8 1.9 40.7 44.7 10.0 43.8 5.2 -15.9 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Wood Manufactures 33.0 0.0 -3.4 -7.1 22.9 3.9 12.7 -11.3 -11.9 9.2 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Furnitures & Fixtures -7.4 -6.3 2.3 12.2 18.2 15.0 6.2 9.9 0.3 9.7 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Chemicals -6.5 16.5 -11.8 -2.2 16.8 12.1 2.9 8.5 -11.2 -13.3 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Non-Metallic Mineral Manufactures 26.7 29.8 8.1 8.8 10.3 12.5 -12.0 10.5 1.0 5.0 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Machinery & Transport Equipment 3/ 30.4 20.7 59.1 26.0 29.2 58.0 74.6 107.5 23.5 -82.2 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Processed Food and Beverages 0.5 12.6 -5.6 23.2 11.8 -3.6 14.4 3.6 -11.6 -13.7 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Iron & Steel 1.3 -31.2 -56.6 117.4 6.0 5.7 42.9 -42.5 -39.1 -36.3 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Baby Carr., Toys, Games & Sporting Goods 31.4 74.6 27.4 12.8 13.1 21.6 -3.0 -9.4 -16.7 -6.7 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Basketwork, Wickerwork, & Other   
         Articles of Plaiting Materials -4.5 -4.7 9.0 -0.8 1.5 -6.7 -19.2 -7.9 -8.6 -0.6 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Misc. Manufactured Articles, n.e.s. 7.3 9.8 11.6 14.7 3.7 3.1 10.5 -5.4 -3.3 1.2 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
     Others 4.7 31.0 5.7 59.1 -7.5 25.0 16.5 -10.4 -12.0 6.9 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
  Special  Transactions 90.0 -10.5 117.6 2.7 94.7 45.9 8.3 145.3 15.3 188.8 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
  Re-Exports 33.8 -13.7 19.5 68.4 9.7 50.8 39.9 34.6 42.8 28.4 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
  Total Exports, as per NSO  4.7 8.0 11.1 15.8 18.5 29.4 17.7 22.8 16.9 18.8 0 0 0 0 0 #VALUE! #VALUE!  
      Foreign Trade Statistics