Candon

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Ilocos Sur

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ESRI Shapefile (.shp)

WGS 1984, Lat/Long

GADM

0.9 (2008?)

Description: 
Candon City is arranged in the lower focal bit of the Province of Ilocos Sur. It has a "C" shape with heights extending from 10 – 500 ft above ocean level. The city is limited by the region of Santa Lucia in the south; the region of Salcedo is the southeast,; the districts of Galimuyod and San Emilio in the east; the regions of Santiago and Banayoyo in the north and the South China Sea in the west. Existing ventures in Candon City are assembling, agro-industry and cabin industry. The assembling division possesses the Tobacco Stalk Cement Bonded Board Plant that produces molecule sheets for minimal effort lodging and other development needs. Other assembling foundations depend on calamay making, chichacorn, bakeshop/bread kitchen, and dessert, and vinegar, furniture making shop, solid items and Coconut Oil Processing Plant situated at Barangay Talogtog. Then again, the cabin business incorporates "balut" or egg generation, fish re-drying, salt making, local treats, woodcrafts and crafted works.