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National Industry Cluster

Capacity Enhancement Project

National Industry Cluster Capacity Enhancement Project STATUS REPORT (as of 15 June 2014) Department of Trade
National Industry Cluster Capacity Enhancement Project STATUS REPORT (as of 15 June 2014) Department of Trade

STATUS REPORT

National Industry Cluster Capacity Enhancement Project STATUS REPORT (as of 15 June 2014) Department of Trade

(as of 15 June 2014)

Stage of progress Activity plan is not The basic framework of the activity plan finalized and
Stage of
progress
Activity
plan is not
The basic framework
of the activity plan
finalized
and not
approved
Regions
was agreed among the
cluster players. The
framework was
approved
Cluster organization is
established. They are
in the stage of
implementation
-
Bangus (R-1)
-
Coffee (CAR)
N. Luzon
-
Dairy (R-2)
-
Bamboo (R-3)
S. Luzon
-Tourism (R-4B)
-H&W (NCR)
-
ICT (R-4A)
-
W/H (R-5)
-GDH
Visayas
-Tourism
-
ICT
-H&W (*)
Mindanao
(excl. Davao)
-Poultry (R-10)(*)
-Oil Palm (R-13)(*)
-Rubber (R-9)
-Tuna (R-12)

(*) Implementation stage, as of May 20.

MAJOR ACTIVITIES

  • 1. Implemented Support Modules for Industry Cluster Capacity Enhancement

North Luzon:

  • Coffee: capability building cum pre-investment matching for coffee growers in CAR; advocacy on coffee beans quality standards thru Nestle Philippines; turned over 3 equipment to beneficiaries of SSF

  • Milkfish: Regional Bangus Summit; awarded SSF to 3 milkfish industry org./associations;

  • Dairy: training on the improvement of feed and feeding system; animal health management and conduct of massive artificial insemination; provided SSF on dairy collection, processing and marketing

  • Bamboo: database build-up using GPS & GIS DENR surveyed bamboo stands in Region 3 provinces; Capability building on nursery and plantation establishment and management

MAJOR ACTIVITIES

South Luzon:

  • ICT (R4A): promo collaterals for the Japan Study Mission; study mission in Japan

  • Wearables & Homestyle (R5): training needs identification; research and learning Japanese market trends for W & H & GDH Industry Clusters; market tie- up & technology sourcing in Cebu and Metro Manila

:Visayas

  • GDH: market research on green products, technology, trends & buyersprofile

  • ICT & ICT Services: IT assessment and certifications; Visayas-based technology business incubation (TBI)

  • Health & Wellness: website developed

  • Tourism: souvenir product development of Reg. 7

MAJOR ACTIVITIES

Mindanao:

  • Rubber (R9): rubber production & expansion program; rubber quality improvement advocacy program

  • Poultry (R10): capability building and development program; forum on AEC integration focusing on poultry industry perspective

  • Tuna (R12):

training on PTRACE, GMP, & orientation on international standards

  • Palm Oil: top level industry forum on tenurial policy issues; Phil. oil palm industry roadmap

Metro Davao:

  • Seaweed: developed nursery farm (1/4 ha.); value-adding and enterprise development for sustainable seaweed industry

  • Banana: promotion of Cavendish banana in the domestic market; promotional tours around Cebu provinces and product launching

  • Mango: Mango Rejuvenation project in Davao del Sur; farmers field school lecture and demo on adoption of GAP

MAJOR ACTIVITIES

Metro Davao:

  • Coconut: organizational diagnosis and strategic planning cum leaders convergence; converged with the Tourism cluster for the development and promotion of coco-food based projects

  • Mining: ARM Trainers’ training module in 2013; mine visits in Palawan

  • Tourism: School of Living Tradition training in Samal, Davao City and Sta. Cruz, Davao del Sur

  • ICT: LIVEX project launched during the Innovation Expo 2013

  • Wood: Regional wood cluster handbook

MAJOR ACTIVITIES

2.

Conducted:

  • Progress Monitoring Workshops

  • Branding/Product Development Workshops

  • Study Mission to Japan (ICT Cluster)

  • Cluster Coordinator’s, NPMO/SPMO, 5 TH Joint Coordinating Committee (JCC) meetings

STATUS OF PROPOSED ACTIVITIES FOR JICA FUNDING

  • 1. Yokohama Seminar for promotion of women entrepreneurs

    • For further consultation/discussion

      • 2. Assistance

activities

of

NICCEP

Cluster

Organizations for

typhoon and earthquake affected areas

  • JICA to approve 4 project proposals submitted by the

relevant cluster organizations, and to allocate around PhP3.5

million of additional fund for the following activities :

STATUS OF PROPOSED ACTIVITIES FOR JICA FUNDING

  • Reconstruction of seashell gathering and processing

facilities in Northern Cebu (Visayas GDH Cluster)

  • Research and networking activities to support reconstruction of ICT industry-basis in Region 8 (Visayas ICT Cluster)

  • Skill training project for the people affected by Typhoon "Y" to support creation of jobs in collaboration with GDH exporters (Visayas GDH Cluster)

  • Project to establish inland nursery facility of seaweeds to avoid damages to be caused periodically by typhoons, and ensure the seaweeds seedling supply (Davao Seaweeds cluster)

STATUS OF PROPOSED ACTIVITIES FOR

JICA FUNDING

  • 3. Training program in Japan for Mindanao clusters

    • Ongoing discussion with SPMO on possible change of the training focus from the proposed trade and investment promotion for the respective clusters, to study on SMEs and their support programs in Japan particularly focusing on food processing industries

STATUS OF PROPOSED ACTIVITIES FOR

JICA FUNDING

  • 4. Proposals of DTI for the next step technical cooperation of JICA

    • One proposal from DTI-R7

    • Industry-based expert dispatch for NICCEP pilot industry clusters in Mindanao (Regions 9, 10, 12, 13)

Thank You!

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