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18 Jan 2021 Updated 01 Feb 2021

Singapore's External Trade - December 2020

MR No.: 003/21

Singapore, Monday, 18 January 2021


  • NODX grew by 6.8% in December 2020, after the 5.0% decrease in November 2020; growth was mainly due to non-electronics (e.g. specialised machinery, non-monetary gold and measuring instruments); electronics also grew from a low base a year ago
  • NODX to the top 10 markets as a whole grew in December 2020, though exports to China, the EU 27, Indonesia and Japan declined
  • NORX rose by 5.4% in December 2020, following the 2.2% growth in November 2020; electronics grew while non-electronics declined
  • Total trade declined over the year in December 2020; exports grew while imports decreased

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