This year’s Padday na Lima Regional Trade Fair (RTF) grossed 9,257,383.20 which is 31% higher than last year’s 6.4 million gross sales. The week-long RTF which was participated in by 77 MSME - exhibitors was held at the Alabang Mall, Muntinlupa on 20-26 September 2018.
The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) – Region 02 kicked off this year’s celebration of Consumer Welfare Month with the 2nd Consumer Fun Run held on October 1, 2018 at the Regional Government Center, Carig Sur, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan.
The Regional Trade Fair staged by the DTI R02 at the Alabang Festival Mall generated almost a million pesos on its opening day to the delight of the MSME-exhibitors. Out of the 1.103 million sales, 4H Handicrafts of Nueva Vizcaya made the highest sales with PhP198,650 cash sales and PhP187,000 booked sales.