Singapore Freight Transport Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Singapore Freight Transport Report

Singapore Freight Transport Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Singapore Freight Transport Report
Published Jan 09, 2016
50 pages — Published Jan 09, 2016
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Abstract:

BMI View: We hold a positive view on Singapore s freight transport sector in ----. Although the highly developed nature of the market means that growth will be steady rather than spectacular, an improving outlook in the global economy and ongoing investment in the freight transport network will ensure a continued expansion this year and beyond. ...BMI View: We hold a positive view on Singapore s freight transport sector in ----. Although the highly developed nature of the market means that growth will be steady rather than spectacular, an improving outlook in the global economy and ongoing investment in the freight transport network will ensure a continued expansion this year and beyond. Trade growth in Singapore will remain positive in both real and nominal terms in ---- and over our medium-term forecast period to ----. ...The airport is one of the largest air freight facilities in the world, and as such base effects are considerable, and sharp movements are rate. A negative outlook for the electronic manufacturing industry will weigh on volumes, but the pharmaceuticals industry, strong domestic demand and transhipment services will keep growth in positive territory.

...A large, skilled workforce comprised of the educated resident population and a sizeable pool of skilled migrant workers from developed states boost hiring prospects for high skill sectors. Among the lowest import and export costs in the region and globally make Singapore very competitive as a location for international trade. ...A large, skilled workforce comprised of the educated resident population and a sizeable pool of skilled migrant workers from developed states boost hiring prospects for high skill sectors. Among the lowest import and export costs in the region and globally make Singapore very competitive as a location for international trade. There is a strong and clear legal framework in place to protect and encourage foreign direct investment (FDI). ...There is a strong and clear legal framework in place to protect and encourage foreign direct investment (FDI). Singapore s secure operating environment is typified by falling overall crime rates and a very low homicide rate.

...There is significant state involvement in the private sector, with the government refusing to disclose the assets of the Government of Singapore Investment Corp (GIC). The GIC is one of the world s largest institutional investors, managing foreign exchange reserves and government funds worth well over USD---bn. ...

  
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Business Monitor International - Industry Reports. "Singapore Freight Transport Report" Jan 09, 2016. Alacra Store. Dec 08, 2016. <http://www.alacrastore.com/storecontent/Business-Monitor-International-Industry-Reports/Singapore-Freight-Transport-Report-2026-55>
  
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