A city of southeast Panay, Philippines, on Iloilo Strait, an inlet of the Sulu Sea. Iloilo is a major port noted for its delicate, handwoven fabrics.
Seaport on S Panay, in the Philippines.
Iloilo Sentence Examples
Cebu in Cebu and Iloilo in Panay are ports of entry second and third in rank, although small in comparison with Manila; there are others of minor importance.
Laoag in north Luzon with a population of 19,699, Iloilo in Panay with a population of 19,054, Cebu with a population of 18,330, and Nueva Caceres in south Luzon (r0,201), were the only towns with a population exceeding ro,000; and Manila (219,928) was the only city.
In commercial importance Iloilo ranks next to Manila among Philippine cities; it has manufactures of pina, jusi, coconut oil, lime, vinegar and various articles made from palm wood.