THE CHAMBER IN BRIEF
MBCCI is a
non-stock, non-profit trade association of businessmen
and professionals that serve as the active catalyst in
the promotion and development of economic enterprises and
in the creation of a favorable business and climate in
Bacolod and Negros Occidental.
7, 1986 by twelve (12) multi-sectoral leaders, the
Chamber initially assisted in the preparation of moves
for the business community to survive the economic slump
brought about by the sugar crisis.
actively serve as the voice of the business community as
a means of ensuring responsible representation of
entrepreneurs on all official functions of the government
and it instrumentalities; uphold the standards of
legitimate business; and, help bring about economic
progress in Metro Bacolod and the whole province of
Negros Occidental, leading to a better quality of life.
An improved quality of life for the Negrenses.
The Chamber identifies new trade
and investment opportunities and establishes business
contacts between members and possible investors.
conducts regular dialogues with the government, the
Department of Trade and Industry and other relevant
statutory boards and submits collective views on
government policy changes and adjustments. It protects
the business community from undue pressure, encroachment
and unfair trade practices.
The Chamber helps the business community
acquire knowledge on basic and latest advances and trends
in all aspects of business through the conduct of
trainings, seminars, fora, clinics and provision of
The Chamber assists the business community
tap suppliers and finds market for local produce.
The Chamber's resource library offers a good selection of local and foreign journals, specialized business and industrial directories. It is a source of information sought by members and visitors needing business contacts and advisory assistance.
(As of December, 1997)
|Association of Negros
Producers (ANP) 98 members
Bacolod & Negros Occidental Bakers Association (BACNOBA) 84 members
Chamber of Real Estate Builders Association - Neg. Occ. 95 members
Federation of Sugar Traders, Inc. (FSTI) 31 members
Negros Occidental Pawnbrokers Association (NOPA) 26 members
Sugar Development (Negros) Multi-Purpose Cooperative (SUDEMUPCO)
Negros Consolidated Farmers Association (Negros COFA) 500 members
Federation of Negros Metal Working Association, Inc. (FENEMA) 83 members
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