Sunday June 25 2017
Taiwan Industrial Production at 0.78 percent


Industrial production in Taiwan rose 0.8 percent year-on-year in May of 2017, compared to a downwardly revised 0.15 percent fall in the previous month. Production rose at a faster pace for manufacturing (2 percent from 1.4 percent in April) and declined less for electricity and gas supply (-26.7 percent from -32.1 percent) and building construction (-1.56 percent from -1.62 percent). In contrast, mining and quarrying output decreased further (-8.2 percent from -7.5 percent). On a monthly basis, industrial production edged up 0.2 percent.





Sunday June 25 2017
Taiwan Retail Sales YoY at 1.00 percent


Retail sales in Taiwan rose 1 percent year-on-year in May of 2017, compared to 0.4 percent gain in April. Sales increased at a faster pace for: general merchandise (3.5 percent from 2.1 percent); fabrics, clothes (0.6 percent from 0.5 percent); other nonstore retailers (11.5 percent from 10.2 percent) and automobiles and motorcycles (0.03 percent from -3.3 percent). In contrast, sales fell for food, beverages, and tobacco (-0.1 percent from 0.3 percent); information and communication equipment and electrical household appliance (-4.8 percent from -0.5 percent) and building materials (-9.1 percent from -8.8 percent). On a monthly basis, sales went up by 2.8 percent.





Sunday June 25 2017
Taiwan Cement Production at 994.72 Thousands of Tonnes


Cement Production in Taiwan decreased to 994.72 Thousands of Tonnes in April from 997.80 Thousands of Tonnes in March of 2017.





Sunday June 25 2017
Taiwan Crude Oil Production at 0.20 BBL/D/1K


Crude Oil Production in Taiwan remained unchanged at 0.20 BBL/D/1K in February from 0.20 BBL/D/1K in January of 2017.





Sunday June 25 2017
Taiwan Foreign Direct Investment at 1854.53 USD Million


Foreign Direct Investment in Taiwan increased by 1854.53 USD Million in May of 2017.





Sunday June 25 2017
Taiwan Loan Growth at 5.05 percent


The value of loans in Taiwan increased 5.05 percent in May of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.





Sunday June 25 2017
Taiwan Export Orders at 36813.00 USD Million


Export orders from Taiwan jumped 9.1 percent year-on-year to USD 36.8 billion in May of 2017, following a 7.4 percent rise in April and above market expectations of a 6.85 percent gain. Orders increased for basic metals and articles thereof (14.2 percent); machinery (12.4 percent); electrical machinery (12 percent); information and communication products (8.2 percent); electronics (4.5 percent); plastics and rubber (20.3 percent); optical, photographic, cinematographic apparatus (25.1 percent) and mineral products (9.5 percent). Export orders rose from Europe (15.3 percent), followed by those to China (14.5 percent), Japan (19.2 percent) and the US (10.2 percent).





Sunday June 25 2017
Taiwan Average Monthly Wage In Industry and Services at 44359.00 TWD/Month


Wages in Taiwan increased to 44359 TWD/Month in April from 44144 TWD/Month in March of 2017.





Sunday June 25 2017
Taiwan Steel Production at 1900.00 Thousand Tonnes


Steel Production in Taiwan increased to 1900 Thousand Tonnes in May from 1840 Thousand Tonnes in April of 2017.





Sunday June 25 2017
Taiwan Prime Lending Rate at 2.63 percent


Bank Lending Rate in Taiwan remained unchanged at 2.63 percent in May from 2.63 percent in April of 2017.