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Canelar Barter Trade Center

Barangay Canelar, Mindanao, Philippines
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Best place to get bargain prices!

Went to Canelar Barter Trade Center for some pasalubong shopping and find me malongs! Cheapest... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
Maryeal B
via mobile
Must-stop Pasalubong Center in Zamboanga

Canelar Barter Trade is a haven of goods - be it food, useful items, cloths, apparel, souvenir... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Celeste N
Davao City, Philippines
via mobile
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  • Average31%
  • Poor0%
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Barangay Canelar, Mindanao, Philippines
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Went to Canelar Barter Trade Center for some pasalubong shopping and find me malongs! Cheapest place to buy souvenirs and Yakan woven bags. You can haggle especially if you're buying quite a number of items. Just let the store attendants know though that you are...More

Thank Maryeal B
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Canelar Barter Trade is a haven of goods - be it food, useful items, cloths, apparel, souvenir items and the like. They sell goods mostly from Malaysia; and I always buy Maggi Kari, Apollo wafer sticks as pasalubong items here because it's cheaper compared to...More

Thank Celeste N
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Cant really say you've been to Zamboanga without visiting the Barter center. The place is famous for sarong, batik, biscuits, chocolayes, sotanghon, and a thousand others featuring Malaysian and Indonesian products at bargai prices (if you have a help from a local guide, like we...More

Thank orli b
Reviewed 9 November 2016

When asking my friends on where to go and what to do in Zamboanga City, they never miss out to tell me to go and buy products in Canelar Barter Trade for food products like different varieties of Nescafe coffee, Old Town White Coffee, Apollo...More

Thank Franchesca Mae C
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

I decided to spend only about an hour here for fear of buying a lot of stuff and paying for excess baggage. I wasn't able to explore the entire area, but those that I did see had mostly Malaysian and Indonesian products on sale. Sadly,...More

Reviewed 7 October 2016

I enjoyed my trip here, it's as if you're in Malaysia. There are a lot of imported items, I love the different varieties of noodles and as well as their shawls and bags. The stalls that sell pearls lined up in a long aisle. I...More

Thank Acid P
Reviewed 27 September 2016

When shopping in Zamboanga, the Canelar Barter Trade Center should be on top of your list. From various snacks, canned goods, chocolates, coffee, and tea, to many items of clothing (they have souvenir shirts, traditional shirts, malong, sarong, kufiya, pants, shorts, sandals, etc.), and even...More

Thank danjrs
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

My kids fave here are imported foods -White Rabbits, Hawthorne flakes, Malaysian Sambal, etc. Have parking spaces, many local goods like weave hankies, scarf, sovienir items. Must visit!

Thank planeswalker360
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

If you like knock-off pasmina shawls, duster dresses, malongs, scarves and unknown chocolate brands then this place is for you. The stalls sell either clothing or foodstuff from Malaysia or Indonesia. Foodstuff are mainly luncheon meat, instant noodles, chocolates (Mainly Apollo brand and a couple...More

Thank NicolasMalmon
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

If your looking for cheap made in malaysia or indonesia groceries, south sea pearls, indonesian batik clothes then dont miss this place. Haggling a little might help but shop around first so you know the prices. We liked it so much we went back twice...More

Thank Tonkiramos711
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