I. VISION

The establishment of a national center that will draft standards and test and evaluate the performance of agricultural and fisheries machinery to the benefit of Filipino farmers and fisher folks.

II. MISSION

AMTEC shall establish standards of performance of machinery, conduct laboratory and field tests of machinery, evaluate the results using rationalized criteria, and disseminate information to concerned agencies, individuals, farmers and fisher folks.

III. FUNCTIONS

In support of the government's efforts to promote mechanization in the Philippines, AMTEC aims:

  • To establish standard specifications, test procedures and performance indices for agricultural and fisheries machinery.
  • To conduct test and evaluation of agricultural and fisheries machinery under established standard specifications, test procedures and performance indices.
  • To train students, technicians and engineers on standards development and test and evaluation of agricultural and fisheries machinery; and
  • To publish and disseminate standards and test results of agricultural and fisheries machinery in print and electronic media.