Singapore manufacturing

Singapore factory outlook stays glum in October despite PMI edging up

SINGAPORE'S manufacturing sentiment remained in the doldrums in October, with the Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) edging up 0.1 point to 49.6, its sixth straight month in contractionary territory. A...

Growth doubts linger as Singapore thinly skirts technical recession

SINGAPORE'S economy looks to have barely budged in the third quarter, in a Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) flash estimate, as the gross domestic product (GDP) inched up by just 0.1 per cent...

Singapore PMI edges up again in Aug, but still in contraction

SINGAPORE'S manufacturing sentiment edged up marginally in August, though staying in contraction for the fourth straight month. The Purchasing Managers' Index stood at 49.9, up 0.1 point from July...

Singapore July factory output beats forecasts, technical recession may be averted

SINGAPORE'S factory output fared better than forecast in July, but economists caution it is too early to hail a manufacturing turnaround as the US and China intensify their tariff brinksmanship...

Singapore manufacturing output dips 0.4% in July, beating forecasts

SINGAPORE’S factory output declined 0.4 per cent in July from a year ago, beating economist forecasts of a drop of 5.8 per cent despite remaining in negative territory for the third consecutive...

Singapore to benefit from rise in long-term demand for chips: DPM Heng

lDESPITE official forecasters' expectations of a full-year manufacturing decline here, Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat affirmed on Wednesday that the ailing semiconductor industry - which...

Singapore factory outlook still negative in July, despite slight uptick

SINGAPORE manufacturing sentiment remained in contraction territory in July, although the indicator inched up from the month before, according to a key industry poll released on Friday.

Singapore June factory output down 6.9%, less than expected

SINGAPORE'S industrial output fell 6.9 per cent in June, deepening from May's 2 per cent fall and marking the fourth straight month of year-on-year decline, according to preliminary estimates from...

Singapore firm budgets up to S$15m for a full smart factory

AMID manufacturing headwinds, Fong's Engineering and Manufacturing is prepared to spend up to S$15 million to launch a full-fledged smart factory in the next three to five years, in a bid to boost...

June PMI falls to 3-year low; electronics contraction continues

SINGAPORE'S manufacturing sentiment worsened further in June, with the Purchasing Manager's Index (PMI) contracting for the second straight month, and the beleaguered electronics sector shrinking...