Eastern Visayas is principally a rural district with rice, corn, coconut, sugarcane and banana as its real harvests.
Essential wellsprings of income are assembling, wholesale and retail exchange and administrations. Mining, cultivating, angling and tourism contribute altogether to the economy. Producing firms incorporate mining organizations, compost plants, sugar focal, rice and corn factories and other sustenance handling plants. Tacloban is the center point of venture, exchange and advancement in the locale.
Different enterprises incorporate coconut oil extraction, liquor refining, refreshment make and timberland items. Home enterprises incorporate cap and crate weaving, metal specialty, needlecraft, stoneware, earthenware production, woodcraft, shell art and bamboo make.