Philippine Textile Research Institute (PTRI)

Address :General Santos Avenue, Bicutan, Taguig City Metro Manila Philippines 1631
Tel. No. :(02)837-1325
Fax No. :     (02)837-1325
Website :
Email Address


The Philippine Textile Research Institute (PTRI) is the premier textile research and development arm of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST). It is mandated by Executive Order No. 128 dated January 30, 1987 to perform the following functions:

  • Conduct applied research and development projects to produce appropriate and cost-effective technologies to support the growth of the textile and allied industries;
  • Transfer the developed technologies to micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) and other stakeholders; and
  • Provide quality technical services for the textile and allied industries to enable them to be globally-competitive.


Mission / Vision

Mission: To support the Philippine textile, garment and allied Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) achieve global excellence through (i) the enhancement of human resource capabilities, (ii) judicious utilization of fibrous materials and auxiliaries from indigenous sources, (iii) development and application of superior processing technologies, and (iv) quality assurance.

Vision: To be the center of excellence on textile science and technology (S&T) development to support the Philippine textile, garment and allied industries in achieving global competitiveness.





Office Name Tel No. Fax No. Location Contact Person Email Address
Office of the Director
loc. 2360; Direct line 837-1325
Office of the Deputy Director
loc. 2361; Direct line 837-1331
loc. 2362; Direct line 837-0748
loc. 2365; Direct line 823-9079
loc. 2363; Direct line 837-1158
Pilot Plant
loc. 2369; Direct line 837-1157
loc. 2372; Direct line 823-9079
Motor Pool
loc. 2373; Direct line 823-0794
Technical Services Division
loc.2368; Direct line 837-1158
Silk Research Development Program
loc.2364; Direct line 837-1331
loc.2366; Direct line 837-0744
Research and Development Division
loc. 2367; Direct line 837-1349
loc. 2371; Direct line 823-9079
International Control Unit
loc. 2370
loc. 2374
loc. 2377; Direct line 837-1338
RDD, Pilot Plant
loc. 2375; Direct line 837-1157
loc. 2376; Direct line 823-9079
loc. 2378
Guard House
loc. 2379
General Services Section
loc. 2379; Direct line 837-0794