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Empowering MSMEs

Partnership with Governments

MTEFI is among the industry associations that prove to be valuable ally on the Government’s efforts to improve competitiveness, the passion to empower MSMEs which has a greater impact at the grassroots level of business enterprise.

Built with Integrity & Credibility

MTEFI has gained credibility in promoting Mindanao products through the conduct of the annual MTE shows in Abreeza Mall on March, August and December, the MTE goes Glorietta and the two Editions of Manila Fame in April and October.

Community Livelihood Development

MTEFI has intensified its conduct of skills training, capability seminars and product development services. These initiatives further hone skills, develop raw materials, strengthen product offerings and test marketability on new products designs.

Expos and Events

MTE Araw ng Davao

MTE Kadayawan

MTE goes Glorietta

MTE Christmas Event

Manila Fame

MTE Through the Years

Board of Trustees

Dra. Rosevic del Rosario Cembrano


Yvette C. Punzalan


Noemi Avanceña


Ma. Cristina Floirendo Brias


Maria Elena S. Mercado


Wilson N. Limon Jr.


Design Team

The MTEFI Design Team is a recognized design group of MTEFI. These are local and Mindanao-based designers, pooled together to render design services to Members and Clients. MTEFI believes that having Mindanaoaon designers will have a better feel of Mindanao “identity” particularly its cultural history, flexibility of its indigenous raw materials and skills of the workers.

Emi Alexander Englis
Christopher Gomez
Carmaela Alcantara
Nicole Cabanlet
Mai Ongkiko
Ian Manglicmot

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