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17 Sep 2021 Updated 17 Sep 2021

Singapore's External Trade - August 2021

MR No.: 065/21

Singapore, Friday, 17 September 2021



  • Rose by 2.7% in August 2021 – growth eased from the 12.7% expansion in July 2021, reflecting the high base a year ago; electronics grew while non-electronics declined 
  • NODX to the top 10 markets as a whole rose in August 2021, mainly due to Taiwan, Hong Kong and Malaysia; though NODX to China and the EU 27 declined


  • Grew by 19.0% in August 2021, after the 13.9% increase in July 2021; both electronics and non-electronics grew 

Total Trade

  • Expanded over the year in August 2021; both exports and imports increased 

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