During the first three quarters of 2019, the value of all Asian exports including those from China, dropped by around 2.2 per cent from a year earlier, according to analysts from UK-based research firm Capital Economics. Photo: AFP During the first three quarters of 2019, the value of all Asian exports including those from China, dropped by around 2.2 per cent from a year earlier, according to analysts from UK-based research firm Capital Economics. Photo: AFP
During the first three quarters of 2019, the value of all Asian exports including those from China, dropped by around 2.2 per cent from a year earlier, according to analysts from UK-based research firm Capital Economics. Photo: AFP

Japan, Taiwan, South Korea exports raise hopes Asian tech cycle downturn has bottomed out

  • Latest export data from the three main semiconductor producing countries in Asia – Japan, South Korea and Taiwan – offer a glimmer of hope of a recovery
  • Question mark remains over 15 per cent tariff the US is planning to impose on around US$156 billion of Chinese goods on December 15

Topic |   China economy
During the first three quarters of 2019, the value of all Asian exports including those from China, dropped by around 2.2 per cent from a year earlier, according to analysts from UK-based research firm Capital Economics. Photo: AFP During the first three quarters of 2019, the value of all Asian exports including those from China, dropped by around 2.2 per cent from a year earlier, according to analysts from UK-based research firm Capital Economics. Photo: AFP
During the first three quarters of 2019, the value of all Asian exports including those from China, dropped by around 2.2 per cent from a year earlier, according to analysts from UK-based research firm Capital Economics. Photo: AFP
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