manufacturing sector

About those chips and dips...

CHANGES in inventory did not drive the gap between electronics output and exports in the first six months of the year, the Ministry of Trade and Industry reiterated.

Construction looks to turn corner with slower 4.6% Q2 decline

THE tide may be turning for the ailing construction sector, which has been a persistent drag on growth, a government economist has said.

Factory-less manufacturers one reason behind output-export gap

THE rise of the "fab-less" semiconductor company was one reason for the recent gap between Singapore's electronics output and exports, official economy watchers confirmed.

Majority of manufacturers expect business environment in H2 to remain similar to Q2

A MAJORITY of companies - a weighted 80 per cent - in the manufacturing sector expect business environment in the second half of 2017 to remain similar to a quarter ago, said the Singapore Economic...

Growth in Singapore's manufacturing sector moderates to 8% in Q1 versus Q4

MODERATION is seen in Singapore's manufacturing sector in the first quarter, based on the latest data released by the Ministry of Trade and Industry on Thursday.