TRADE

Singapore's 2020 trade growth expected to carry through this year, say analysts

ANALYSTS are pencilling in a solid economic recovery for Singapore and the region, after non-oil domestic exports (NODX) surged in December.

Nutryfarm plans to sell fresh durians to China firm

A WHOLLY-OWNED subsidiary of Nutryfarm International is looking to sell 500 containers, each containing 960 boxes of fresh durians imported from Thailand, per year to a China-based company.

Alibaba's logistics arm launches 500m yuan global tender

THE logistics arm of Alibaba Group Holdings, Cainiao Smart Logistics Network, has launched its 2021 open tender for logistics services to strengthen its global logistics network.

Blockchain platform launched to trial solutions for trade, connectivity

THE Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) and Enterprise Singapore (ESG) on Monday launched a digital platform to innovate and test blockchain solutions for supply chains and trade.

SUSS, ESG platform to trial blockchain solutions for trade and connectivity

THE Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) and Enterprise Singapore (ESG) on Monday launched a digital platform to innovate and test blockchain solutions for supply chains and trade.

Enterprise Singapore upgrades 2020 forecast for trade, non-oil domestic exports

SINGAPORE'S authorities on Monday upgraded their full-year projection for total merchandise trade and non-oil domestic exports (NODX), as the Republic's third-quarter total merchandise trade...

Singapore exports post shock 3.1% drop in October as gold shipments recede

SINGAPORE exports posted a shock fall in October, snapping a four-month winning streak, according to trade agency Enterprise Singapore (ESG) on Tuesday.

Multilateral co-operation agenda continues after RCEP trade deal inked: Chan Chun Sing

SHIFTING supply chains closer to home is not a sustainable strategy, despite calls for more onshore production amid the global disruption of the Covid-19 pandemic, Minister for Trade and Industry...

DHL Express pumps 750m euros into Asia-Pacific amid e-commerce surge

DHL Express will invest some 690 million euros (S$1.1 billion) over the next two years to build new facilities or expand existing ones in its key growth markets of Australia, Japan, Hong Kong and...

Singapore's travel easing is a risk game

SINGAPORE's gradual border reopening is not risk-free - but the public health risks must be balanced against a strong economic need for easing controls, analysts have said.