Being both an agricultural and coastal town, agriculture, livestock, and fishing
remain to be the major industries
Another major industry is the making of world-class bagoong
particularly in the village called Barangay Maniboc.
Further, a substantial percentage of its population is involved in the manufacturing of bocayo
(sweetened coconut), nipa vinegar
and nipa roof shingles,, bamboo crafts
and furnitures, and coconut midribs and buri crafts.