Organization Name Edited Profile No. of Members Products & Services Contact Email
Foreign Buyers Association of the Philippines (FOBAP)

In 1977, FOBAP was incorporated to protect foreign buyers’ interests and promote Philippine exports. Driven by the needs of the early members, the main focus at first was on the soft goods issues. FOBAP sought and gained recognition with Garment & Textile Export Board (GTEB) and maintained active participation with GTEB in weekly meeting throughout the years, affecting in early 2006. 


In the early 80’s, the gifts and housewares industry began to thrive and as a direct result, FOBAP grew to include many members with interests, FOBAP’s focus and activities broadened. A close relationship between FOBAP and Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (CITEM) was developed, since FOBAP members were perceived to be uniquely capable of bridging the needs of buyers and exporters. FOBAP helped screened FAME participants, to evaluate new designs and to brief Trade missions.


Likewise, the furniture and accessories sector began to flourish with yearly shows in the 90’s supported by FOBAP through its technical expertise, a regular partnership evolve.

Trade Missions,
Semiconductor and Electronics Industries in the Philippines Foundation, Inc. (SEIPI)

Semiconductor and Electronics Industries in the Philippines Foundation, Inc. (SEIPI) is the leading organization of multinational and Filipino-owned semiconductor and electronics companies, suppliers, allied and support industry members and academic institutions. Established in 1984, its vision is to make the Philippines a globally competitive business environment for semiconductor and electronics technologies. 


SEIPI’s goals and directions are defined by the organization’s values also known as S.E.I.P.I., which stands for Service, Excellence, Innovation, Promotion and Integrity.

Training, Research and Development, Advocacy, Information, Networking and Services (T.R.A.I.N.S.).,,
Mindanao Trade Expo, Inc. (MTEFI)
Trade Association