Business Expectations of the Manufacturing Sector (Business Sentiments for January - June 2017)31 January 2017
A majority of firms (a weighted 76 per cent) in the manufacturing sector expects business situation in the first half of 2017 to remain similar to a quarter ago. A weighted 13 per cent of manufacturers expects business conditions to improve while a weighted 11 per cent foresees a slower business outlook. Overall, a net weighted balance of 2 per cent of manufacturers anticipates a favourable business situation for the period January – June 2017, compared to the fourth quarter of 2016.
|Monthly Manufacturing Performance, January 2017
Findings from the latest Monthly Survey of Manufacturing Activities.
|Non-Oil Domestic Exports, January 2017
A graphical illustration of Singapore’s latest export performance in major product categories and export markets.
|Employment, 4Q 2016
A graphical illustration of recent trends in employment, redundancies and job vacancies in the manufacturing sector.
|Labour Productivity & Costs, 4Q 2016
A graphical illustration of the recent growth trends of Singapore’s manufacturing labour productivity, unit labour cost and unit business cost.
|Manufacturing Value Added & Share in the Economy, 4Q 2016
A graphical illustration of recent manufacturing performance and its contribution to the Singapore economy.
|Census of Manufacturing Activities, 2015
Findings from the latest annual Census of Manufacturing Activities Survey of the manufacturing sector.