a corporate arm of the Department of Agriculture (DA), PADCC has corporate structures
that enables development of agribusiness enterprises in the countryside and improve
productivity and real incomes of farmers through identified agri-sector investments
within the context of farmer-focused, market-led and sustainable agriculture.
PADCC sees itself as the leading government corporation that spearheads the
promotion of agribusiness as a more holistic approach in reducing rural poverty
in the Philippines that will not only address the production bottlenecks in agriculture
but also its innate weaknesses.
PADCC core functions are focused on agribusiness
investments promotions including agroforestry and green technologies within the
context of convergence with national government agencies, local government units
and private sector.
objective is to locate good local businesses and transform them into well-run
and managed agri-industry leaders that are capable of driving growth in the local
and foreign trade markets.
specializes in market development and promotion through the following activities:
o Market Linkage specially on the exports market
o Providing Access to Market
o Product Development
PADCCs pool of experts, entities
engage in agribusiness management consultancy services which provides the following
areas of specialization:
o Policy and Technical Studies, Surveys and Researches
o Smallholder Estate Management
o Project Development
o Investment Packaging
o Project Management
o Capacity Building: Training , Seminars and Workshops