About us - your export fitness partner


We are the umbrella organization of all exporting sectors in the Central Visayas region, formally known as The Confederation of Philippine Exporters Foundation (Cebu) Inc. We are registered as a non-stock, non-profit foundation with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in 1992.


Our key mandate drive us to:

  • help develop the export industry in Central Visayas
  • provide protection for its members through its advocacy and lobbying work
  • provide quality assistance and services to its member-exporters


As of the present time, we represents eight (8) export sectors:

  • Electronics
  • Furniture
  • Fashion Accessories
  • Gifts Toys & Housewares
  • Tourism
  • Seaweed
  • Food
  • Garments
  • Industrial Good

Medical Tourism, Logistics and IT/IT-enabled services are in the process of being included as new service-sectors.


There are more than 700 exporting companies in Cebu, based on the Department of Trade and Industry’s (DTI) regional survey in 2005. Around 260 are direct members of Philexport Cebu and indirectly, about 400, are members of sectoral organizations under its umbrella since seven (7) sectoral organizations availed of the membership status.

For more information

Please contact

May Gestole Sarmiento
Phone : 254 4333
Email : mgsarmiento@philexportcebu.org

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