The Mines and Geosciences Bureau RXII collected a total revenue for CY 2013 with the amount of Php 327,446. The administrative collection derived from the payments of ore transport certification, ore transport permit, registration and geological scoping.
On the mine related fees collected by LGUs within Region XII for year 2013, it reached Php27,454,934.13.The treasurer’s office of South Cotabato had collected Php 11,436,511.22. The huge amount collected by South Cotabato came from sand and gravel fees and small-scale mining fees/charges. As always, South Cotabato is the top grosser in collecting mine-related revenues because of the effective monitoring system, thus, contributing to boost the regional economy, followed by Cotabato, Sarangani, Sultan Kudarat and General Santos City