Taiwan has not had to implement sweeping lockdowns like many other countries to contain the coronavirus. Photo: Handout Taiwan has not had to implement sweeping lockdowns like many other countries to contain the coronavirus. Photo: Handout
Taiwan has not had to implement sweeping lockdowns like many other countries to contain the coronavirus. Photo: Handout

Coronavirus: Taiwan upbeat on 2020 growth as electronic exports jump, island stays lockdown free

  • Taipei expects economic growth of 2 per cent this year, thanks largely to its low number of coronavirus cases and lack of extreme containment measures
  • Taiwanese export orders unexpectedly increased by 4.3 per cent in March from a year earlier, with demand for electronic products rising nearly 24 per cent

Topic |   China economy
Taiwan has not had to implement sweeping lockdowns like many other countries to contain the coronavirus. Photo: Handout Taiwan has not had to implement sweeping lockdowns like many other countries to contain the coronavirus. Photo: Handout
Taiwan has not had to implement sweeping lockdowns like many other countries to contain the coronavirus. Photo: Handout
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