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ASEAN mfg output quickens to near record rate in Dec

ASEAN output growth accelerates to near record paceFurther solid uplift in new workFive of seven ASEAN nations report improvement while two saw...

US allows import of Vietnamese pomelos

US authorities will allow Vietnamese pomelos to enter the US market in 60 daysThe US will also consider opening the door to...

S Korean exports hit record $644.5B in 2021

Exports surged 25.8% year-on-year to reach a fresh yearly high of US$644.54 billion in 2021All of the country's 15 major export items...

China’s economic growth seen to slow in 2022—World Bank

China’s real GDP growth is seen to reach 8.0% in 2021 before moderating to 5.1% in 2022After expanding 12.7% year-on-year in the...

Goods trade values still rising in Q3 but volume dips: WTO

Trade volume fell 0.8% in Q3 after four consecutive quarters of strong expansionTrade value was up 24% year-on-year in Q3, weaker than...

Hong Kong books 13.1% export volume growth in Oct

Total volume of exports of goods and imports of goods increased by 13.1% and 9.1%, respectively, in October 2021 versus the year-ago...

High freight import costs leading to higher price tags for consumers

In the November survey, 93% of respondents reported experiencing supply chain difficulties as against 77% in January and 79% in June In...

Japan, China lead RCEP winners; VN, PH, Indonesia face lower exports

Japan would benefit the most from RCEP tariff concessions, largely because of trade diversion effectsRCEP tariff concessions will result in lower exports...

Developing Asia’s recovery continues but new outbreaks mute Q3 growth: ADB...

Activity in the region has picked up with the decline in COVID-19 cases but rising global cases and the emergence of a...

Globalization, trade show surprising resilience to COVID-19—DHL report

Covid-19 has not caused globalization to collapse, with the DHL Global Connectedness Index declining only modestly in 2020 and on track to...