Japan’s exports fell 8.2 per cent in August to 6.14 trillion yen (US$57.2 billion), with the biggest declines coming from computer and semiconductor-related goods, including semiconductor machinery and integrated circuits, as well as car parts. Photo: Reuters

Singapore’s trade slump set to continue amid US-China tensions, says senior trade official

  • Singapore’s trade woes are likely to extend into the second half of 2019 due to the impact of US-China trade war, says the city’s permanent secretary for trade
  • The county’s non-oil exports, weighed down by a slump in electronics, have seen six straight months of decline
Topic |   US-China trade war

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Japan’s exports fell 8.2 per cent in August to 6.14 trillion yen (US$57.2 billion), with the biggest declines coming from computer and semiconductor-related goods, including semiconductor machinery and integrated circuits, as well as car parts. Photo: Reuters
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