The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) joins the nationwide celebration of the Consumer Welfare Month (CWM) through a “Diskwento Caravan para sa CWM” on October 8 - 10, 2014 at the Trade and Industry building, 361 Sen Gil Puyat Avenue, Makati City (beside Petron Gas Station corner Makati Avenue).
The Diskwento Caravan is composed of manufacturers and distributors of basic necessities and prime commodities that the DTI and the Department of Agriculture monitor in the market. These products include rice, fresh meat, vegetables, sugar, cooking oil, canned meat and fish, bread, processed meat, detergent soap, instant noodles, and milk.
Included in this caravan are the manufacturers and importers of products covered in the DTI’s Product Certification Scheme and have been issued the Philippine Standard (PS) license and/ or the Import Commodity Clearance (ICC) certificate. Among the critical products with the PS or ICC mark in the caravan are home appliances, Christmas lights, and motorcycle helmets.
All products offered for sale in the Diskwento Caravan Para sa CWM have discounts ranging from 10% to 50%.
The DTI has also arranged other dates of Diskwento Caravan in cooperation with the local government units. In the National Capital Region (NCR), below are the dates and areas for the Diskwento Caravan:
=> October 8 - 10, 2014 – Dti Main, Buendia, Makati City
=> October 13 - 14, 2014 – Mandaluyong City Municipal Hall
=> October 15, 2014 – Quezon City Municipal Hall
=> October 16 - 17, 2014 – Paranaque City Municipal Hall
=> October 22 - 23, 2014 – Pasig City Municipal Hall
=> November 7, 2014 – Makati City Municipal Hall
=> November 29, 2014 – Pateros City Municipal Hall
Living outside Metro Manila, check out DTI Diskwento Caravan Schedule HERE.