DTI-CARAGA is composed of five provinces—Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Surigao del Norte, Surigao del Sur, and Dinagat Islands; and six cities—Butuan, Surigao, Bislig, Tandag, Cabadbaran, and Bayugan.
Its major products include seafoods, rice, abaca, oil palm, bananas, mangoes, coconut, calamansi, coffee, rubber, livestock and poultry, plantation-species lumner, arts and crafts, fashion accessories, housewares, and high-value crops. On mining, the region has 2.5-B metric tons of mineral deposits of iron, gold, silver, nickel, chromite, manganese, and copper.
Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Caraga, through its provincial office in Surigao del Norte, distributed livelihood kits on 23 March 2022 to eligible micro-entrepreneurs (MEs) affected by Super Typhoon Odette in Siargao Islands. Odette made landfall in the province, particularly Siargao Island on 16 December 2021 that displaced around
Department of Trade and Industry - Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (DTI-CARP), in partnership with the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) – Agusan del Norte, conducted a workshop on business planning for coconut processing with Libas Farmers Multi-Purpose Cooperative (LFMPC) last 29 June 2021 at LFMPC Processing Center, Libas. The business
For the first quarter of 2019, DTI Caraga regularly monitored 240 leading establishments on price trending with reference to the Suggested Retail Price (SRP) for the Basic Necessities and Prime Commodities. All 219 establishments are compliant and some even sells below the SRP issued on 5 December 2018 and the
Buy Caraga by Caraga is the region’s local trade exhibition for products exclusively produced in Caraga. This year’s Balanghai edition of Buy Caraga by Caraga will showcase at least 50 selected enterprises with more than 300 various products. This three-day selling event is on 15-19 May 2019 at The Atrium
Butuan City is the venue of the 11th National Palm Oil Congress on 21-22 March 2019 at Almont Inland Resort. Experts of the Palm Oil industry will discuss the following: Global Palm Oil Outlook, Palm Oil an economic growth driver for Central Mindanao, Palm Oil Biodiesel and its relevance in
Butuan City - For 2019, Caraga gets P761M for road projects under the Roads Leveraging Linkages of Industry and Trade (ROLL IT), a convergence program of DTI and DPWH. Part of this amount or Php 265 Million is for the completion and expansion of the 2018 road projects and P496M