143 MSMEs to join this year’s Likha ng Central Luzon

IBA, Zambales — A total of 143 micro, small, medium enterprises (MSMEs) will participate in Likha ng Central Luzon (LCL) Trade Fair 2022.  


The 24th edition is set from October 26-30 at MegaTrade Hall B of SM Mega Mall.


Department of Trade and Industry Small and Medium Enterprise Development Division Chief Warren Serrano said this year’s LCL will have more non-food participants. 


“We have around 63 food participants and 80 non-food participants coming from the seven provinces of the region,” he said.


Exhibitors from Aurora are expected to showcase their Sabutan products, cacao products, bags, coconut-based products like coco jams and wood crafts while Bataan MSMEs will showcase marine products, brooms, bags and cashew products.


Moreover, Bulacan will showcase their jewelry, furniture, meat products, home decorations and delicacies. 


Entrepreneurs from Nueva Ecija, on the other hand, will showcase their barongs, pasteurized milk and dairy products, meat products and handicrafts.


Meanwhile, Pampanga participants will showcase their lanterns, delicacies, sweets, curtains, home decorations, and handicrafts.


And lastly, Tarlac MSMEs will sell their juices, and healthy drinks, peanut butter products and wood crafts while Zambales will promote mango-based products, bags, and many more.


This year’s LCL targets to earn about P15 million in sales.

SOURCE: Reia G. Pabelonia (PIA3)