The economy of the Philippine released data on the trade balance, annual and monthly total imports during the month of November. The actual reading of the trade balance showed a deficit of $798 million compared to the previous deficit of $112 million. The annual total imports showed an actual reading of 35.3% compared to the previous reading of 28.4%.

Further more the actual reading of the total monthly imports showed a value of $4943.6 million compared to the previous reading of $4888.4 million.