Date : 18 April 2018, Wednesday

Venue : McDonald’s Cartimar

             Along Taft Avenue, Pasay City

Assembly Time : 8:30 in the morning                                   

Lead : Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)

           Department of Agriculture (DA)

           National Food Authority (NFA)                                         

Lead Officials : DTI Secretary RAMON M. LOPEZ

                         DA Secretary EMMANUEL F. PIÑOL

                         DTI-CPG Undersecretary RUTH B. CASTELO

                         NFA Administrator JASON Y. AQUINO 


The DTI, DA and NFA jointly conduct the special monitoring activities on the price and supply of rice in the market.

For the protection of consumers and businesses as well, the DTI, DA and NFA work closely and randomly monitor the market to assess the supply and price of rice.


An announcement or coverage of the event for release in newspaper columns or in radio and TV news programs will properly inform the general public that such programs are undertaken for their protection. 

Contact Details: 

DTI–CPG: 751.4740/48 (Camille B. Castillo-0917.5439583; Alvin Ruelos- 0917.8384914; Andrew Dizon- 0917.3157265; Claire Coballes- 0927.7773731)