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 […]

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 […]