TAIWAN ECONOMY: 2019 Q3 UPDATE

SUMMARY: Taiwan’sQ3economicgrowthwas 2.99%, which was higher than expected. The government credits this to trade diversion from the US-China trade war and companies relocating some production and investment back to Taiwan (though this is disputed by the opposition KMT). Taiwan’s stock market was on track for its best year for almost three decades. Taiwan’s presidential election […]

【滙豐每月專訊】迎難而上

宏觀展望 工業週期向下,加上貿易緊張局勢不明朗,持續為環球經濟增長帶來挑戰。然而,環球Nowcast仍企穩於約2% 美國經濟增長仍高於趨勢水平,但已變得更依賴於強健的消費開支。因此,有需要密切注視部分勞動市場數據的近期回軟情況 其他地區的增長普遍低於趨勢水平。歐洲仍是主要的表現欠佳地區,中國則已呈現進一步的回穩跡象,信貸動態有所改善,工業/貿易指標均趨向穩定 增長的不均衡性質令環球經濟容易受到負面衝擊。然而,政策當局正在同心協力地遏止進一步急劇放緩的風險 繼續閱讀  

UK – TAIWAN TRADE & INVESTMENT: ANNUAL REPORT 2018

SUMMARY With GDP of US$589.4bn (£465bn), Taiwan is now the world’s 21st largest economy, up from 22nd last year.1 UK-Taiwan trade rose 16.4% to £6.6bn in 2018. UK exports to Taiwan grew by 40.8% from £1.96bn to £2.76bn, making Taiwan the UK’s 32nd largest trading partner globally and the 7th largest in Asia Pacific.2 For […]

Q1 2019 ECONOMIC REPORT

TAIWAN ECONOMY: 2019 Q1 UPDATE Taiwan’s GDP grew by 1.71% year-on-year in 2019 Q1, the lowest quarterly yoy growth since 2016 Q3. The Taiwanese authorities revised down the 2019 growth forecast to 2.19% (from the 2.27% predicted in February) due to uncertainties in the global economy.   Please Click Here to Download Full Report   […]

Q3 2018 ECONOMIC REPORT

TAIWAN ECONOMY: 2018 Q3 UPDATE   SUMMARY Taiwan’s GDP grew by 2.27% year-on-year (yoy) in Q3, driven by internal demand, with significant capital growth. Taiwan’s Directorate-General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics (DGBAS) decreased its economic growth forecast for 2018 to 2.41%, due to slow global growth, geopolitical uncertainty, and unstable financial markets. The US-China trade […]