Indonesia’s trade surplus hits 1.76 billion USD in September
Indonesia recorded a trade surplus for the second consecutive month in September, as exports of the country’s main commodities increased, said the Indonesian statistics agency.
Singapore’s non-oil exports fall 1.1 percent in September
Singapore’s non-oil domestic exports (NODX) in September slipped 1.1 percent year on year, breaking four straight months of growth, according to the International Enterprise Singapore (IES), a government agency that promotes international trade and partners Singapore companies to go global.
RoK sees FDI pledges fall 9.7 pct in first three quarters of 2017
New foreign direct investment (FDI) pledged to the Republic of Korea (RoK) in the first three quarters of this year declined due to military tension on the Korean Peninsula and rising protectionist practices by major trading partners, Yonhap news agency reported, citing the RoK Government’s announcement on October 12.