Philippines Country Analysis: 2013-2018 An Evaluation of Political, Social, Economic, and Business Risk

  • ID: 2545321
  • Country Profile
  • Region: Philippines
  • 65 Pages
  • Lucintel
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The Economy of the Philippines is Expected to Reach $372 Billion at Current Prices by 2018
The Philippines is a Far East Asian island nation located in the eastern Pacific Ocean. The country has the fifth-largest coastline in the world. Situated 750 miles east of Vietnam, the Philippines is separated from Taiwan to the north by the Luzon Strait. The global GDP grew moderately during the last decade, but the GDP of the Philippines grew quite robustly in comparison over the same period. The economy of this country is expected to reach $372 billion at current prices by 2018.

This study provides a concise overview of the political, economical, social, technological, and business risk associated with the country.

The report discusses the various challenges faced by the Philippines. Geographically, the country is an archipelago located in the - Pacific Ring of Fire,- because of which it is prone to earthquakes and volcanic eruptions. Because of its location, the country frequently faces other natural disasters as well, such as floods and typhoons. The Philippines lags behind the other East Asian countries in terms of R&D and technological innovation. R&D expenditure of the Philippines, which represents a small percentage of GDP, grew moderately from 2001 through 2011.

The study encompasses the major drivers of the nation’s economy. The Filipino labor force is large, affordable, skilled, and essentially an English-speaking work force with a high rate of literacy. The Philippines’ well-educated workforce leads to a skilled labor pool, which is beneficial for the telecommunication, information technology, business process outsourcing, and automotive industries, in addition to various business services sectors.

This report highlights different aspects of the country including geographical location, economic performance, quarterly trend, sectoral contribution, foreign direct investment by industry, trend of population, per capita income, trend of inflation, balance of payment, budget deficit, trade structure, foreign exchange reserve and exchange rates, and R&D expenditures.

This unique report will provide you with valuable information, insights, and tools needed to identify new growth opportunities and operate your business successfully in this market. This report will save hundreds of hours of your own personal research time and will significantly benefit you in expanding your business in this market. In today’s stringent economy, you need every advantage that you can find.

Features of This Report:

To make business, investment, and strategic decisions, you need timely, useful information. This market report fulfills this core need and is an indispensable reference guide for multinational materials suppliers, product manufacturers, investors, executives, distributors, and many more that operate in this market.

Some of the features of 'Philippines Country Analysis 2013-2018: An Evaluation of Political, Social, Economic and Business Risk- include:

- Trend and forecast of real GDP growth rate of Philippines
- Trend of savings and investments as well as consumption expenditure in percentage of GDP of Philippines
- Trend of consumption expenditure as percentage of GDP in Philippines
- Trend of growth of population and unemployment rate in Philippines
- R&D and technological factor of Philippines 2012
- Business risk of Philippines

Who Can Benefit From This Report
This study is intended for material suppliers, parts fabricators, OEMs, investors, executives, and consultants. This multi-client market study is used by small to multi-national Fortune 500 companies and utilized for a variety of reasons as follows.

- Business development
- Strategic planning
- Business presentation
- Determination of market size and trend
- Competitive analysis
- Personnel training
- Budgeting
- Investment decision
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1. Executive Summary

2. Country Overview

3. Philippines Economic Performance
3.1: Sectoral contribution to GDP and GDP growth rate
3.2: Consumption, saving, and investment trends
3.3: Foreign direct investment (FDI) by industry

4. Political and Social Risk Analysis of Philippines
4.1: Structure and stability of government
4.2: Government policy agenda
4.2.1: Policy agenda
4.3: Risk in international relations
4.4: Social Risk Analysis
4.4.1: Social development index risk analysis
4.4.2: Labor market

5. Economic Risk of Philippines
5.1: Risk in financial sector
5.1.1: Risk in fiscal balance
5.1.2: Risk in current account balance
5.1.3: Risk in balance of payment (BOP)
5.2: Risk in external sector
5.2.1: External debt and default risk
5.2.2: International trade and its contribution to GDP
5.2.3: Risk in foreign exchange reserves and exchange rate
5.3: Risk in real sector
5.4: Economic factors impact on business

6. Business Risk of Philippines
6.1: Business risk
6.2: Doing business in Philippines in 2013
6.3: Credit rating of countries
6.4: R&D expenditure and technological risk
6.5: Business risk factors and its impact

7. Emerging Risk in Philippines

List of Figures

Chapter 2. Country Snapshot/Overview
Figure 2.1: Geographical location of Philippines

Chapter 3. Philippines Economic Performance
Figure 3.1: Trend of real GDP growth rate

Figure 3.2: Forecast of real GDP growth rate
Figure 3.3: GDP sectoral contribution
Figure 3.4: Share of different sectors in GDP
Figure 3.5: Trend of GDP growth rate and IIP
Figure 3.6: Trend of consumption expenditure as percentage of GDP
Figure 3.7: Trend of savings and investments as percentage of GDP
Figure 3.8: Foreign direct investment by industry

Chapter 4. Political and Social Risk Analysis of Philippines
Figure 4.1: Trend of population and population growth rate
Figure 4.2: Population age structure by 2018
Figure 4.3: Trend of per capita income
Figure 4.4: Trend of corruption perception index of Philippines
Figure 4.5: Trend of unemployment rate in Philippines

Chapter 5. Economic Risk of Philippines
Figure 5.1: Global financial stability scenario
Figure 5.2: Trend of fiscal deficit and revenue deficit as percentage of GDP
Figure 5.3: Trend of budget deficit as percentage of GDP
Figure 5.4: Trend of current account balance and share in GDP
Figure 5.5: Terms of trade for Philippines
Figure 5.6: Trend of balance of payment
Figure 5.7: Trend of gross government debt as percentage of GDP
Figure 5.8: Trend of gross government debt position of Philippines
Figure 5.9: Mixed prospects of debts in Philippines
Figure 5.10: Trend of Philippines international trade
Figure 5.11: Trend of exports and imports as percentage of GDP
Figure 5.12: Trend of foreign exchange reserves and exchange rate
Figure 5.13: Quarterly trend of inflation and interest rates
Figure 5.14: Annual trend of inflation and interest rates

Chapter 6. Business Risk of Philippines
Figure 6.1: Trend of R&D expenditure in Philippines

Chapter 7. Emerging Risk in Philippines
Figure 7.1: Trend of unemployment rate

List of Tables

Chapter 2. Country Snapshot / Overview
Table 2.1: Demographic and political overview

Chapter 4. Political and Social Risk Analysis of Philippines
Table 4.1: Homicide rate of Philippines
Table 4.2: GINI index of Philippines
Table 4.3: Corruption perception index

Chapter 5. Economic Risk of Philippines
Table 5.1: Economic factors impact on business

Chapter 6. Business Risk of Philippines
Table 6.1: FDI limits by industry
Table 6.2: Indicators for starting business
Table 6.3: Ranking of procedures for starting up a business
Table 6.4: Credit rating of countries by Moody, Fitch, and S&P
Table 6.5: Business risk factors and its impact
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