Taiwan Shipping Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Taiwan Shipping Report

Taiwan Shipping Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Taiwan Shipping Report
Published Dec 19, 2015
93 pages — Published Dec 19, 2015
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BMI View: We anticipate Taiwan s main ports to register steady year-on-year (y-o-y) growth in ---- with the port of Keelung leading the way in annual growth terms (-.- and -.- for tonnage and container gains). We have downgraded our ---- and ---- real GDP forecasts to -.- and -.- (respectively) from -.- and -.- previously, to reflect the impact of the decline in export growth, as well as increased political uncertainty in the country. ...BMI View: We anticipate Taiwan s main ports to register steady year-on-year (y-o-y) growth in ---- with the port of Keelung leading the way in annual growth terms (-.- and -.- for tonnage and container gains). We have downgraded our ---- and ---- real GDP forecasts to -.- and -.- (respectively) from -.- and -.- previously, to reflect the impact of the decline in export growth, as well as increased political uncertainty in the country. Taiwan s economy contracted by -.- y-o-y in Q- ---- compared to the -.- expansion registered in the previous quarter. ...Taiwan s exports will continue to face external headwinds from the ongoing economic slowdown in China in ----. Considering its status as Taiwan s largest trade partner (accounting for approximately --.- of exports), the ongoing slowdown in China s economy will continue to weigh on Taiwan s export growth.

...The first-ever summit between Chinese and Taiwanese leaders on November - has huge symbolic importance, but it will not be a game-changer , as Taiwanese voters are wary of the mainland s rising influence over the island. We continue to expect the main opposition Democratic Progressive Party to win Taiwan s elections in January ----. ...We continue to expect the main opposition Democratic Progressive Party to win Taiwan s elections in January ----. Chinese President Xi Jinping met his Taiwanese counterpart Ma Ying- jeou in Singapore on November - in what will be the first summit between the two sides since ----, thus potentially boosting trade ties in future and therefore offering significant upside risk to our shipping forecasts. According to Xinhua, both sides will: ...exchange views on promoting peaceful development of cross-Strait relations, and discuss major issues on deepening cross-Strait cooperation in various areas and improving the people s welfare, in a bid to safeguard and further push forward peaceful development of cross-Strait relations. ...Chinese President Xi Jinping met his Taiwanese counterpart Ma Ying- jeou in Singapore on November - in what will be the first summit between the two sides since ----, thus potentially boosting trade ties in future and therefore offering significant upside risk to our shipping forecasts. According to Xinhua, both sides will: ...exchange views on promoting peaceful development of cross-Strait relations, and discuss major issues on deepening cross-Strait cooperation in various areas and improving the people s welfare, in a bid to safeguard and further push forward peaceful development of cross-Strait relations.

...(USD---.--mn) dredging contract from the Port of Kaohsiung, Taiwan International Ports Corporation for the second phase of the Kaohsiung Intercontinental Container Centre project in Taiwan. Work involves dredging and reclamation of --mn cubic metres of sand to expand the Port of Kaohsiung. ...

  
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