Philippines and Micronesia

Philippines and Micronesia
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Philippines and Micronesia 

The Republic of the Philippines and the Federated States of Micronesia celebrate 34 years of formal diplomatic relations today, January 10! The Philippines and Micronesia established diplomatic relations in 1989.

Common Ground

Philippines and Micronesia are members of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC), a regional fisheries management organization established to conserve and manage tuna and other highly migratory fish stocks across the western and central areas of the Pacific Ocean.

The WCPFC Secretariat is headquartered in Pohnpei, FSM.

There are 2,097 Filipinos in the Federated States of Micronesia.

The distance between the Philippines and Micronesia is 4,143 kilometers.

The Philippines and Micronesia’s total trade is US$ 26,145,620. Micronesia’s total export to the Philippines is US$ 20,535,040.

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