publication . Preprint . Part of book or chapter of book . 2015

The Philippines in the electronics global value chain : Upgrading opportunities and challenges

Rafaelita Aldaba;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Sep 2015
Abstract
This paper examines the extent and depth of participation of the Philippines in the electronics global value chains (GVC) using Trade in Value Added (TiVA) and extensive margin indicators. While the Philippines remains strong in semiconductors, it is lagging behind other ASEAN countries. According to the TiVA database, the level of participation of the Philippines in the electronics GVC increased substantially between 1995 and 2009. The extensive margins show that the Philippines has been regaining its position in regional production networks as indicated by the rising number of exported products to the region. Attracting more electronic manufacturing services (...
Subjects
free text keywords: global value chain, electronics, Philippines, jel:F10, jel:L63, Engineering, business.industry, business, Human resources, Manufacturing services, Economic growth, Industrial organization, Lagging, Global value chain, Upgrade, Electronics, Electronic data processing, Asean countries
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publication . Preprint . Part of book or chapter of book . 2015

The Philippines in the electronics global value chain : Upgrading opportunities and challenges

Rafaelita Aldaba;