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Tuesday December 06 2016
Taiwan Foreign Exchange Reserves at 4343.48 USD Hundred Million  
Taiwan's foreign exchange reserves fell slightly to 434.35 USD billion in November of 2016 from 435.26 USD billion in October. The reserves slipped to its lowest level since July as major reserve currencies have depreciated against the US dollar. In November 2015, the reserves were at 424.61 USD billion.
Tuesday December 06 2016
Taiwan Three Month Interbank Rate at 0.66 percent  
Taiwan Three Month Interbank Rate was quoted at 0.66 percent on Monday December 5.
Tuesday December 06 2016
Taiwan Manufacturing PMI at 54.70  
Manufacturing PMI in Taiwan increased to 54.70 in November from 52.70 in October of 2016.
Tuesday December 06 2016
Taiwan Core Consumer Prices at 104.96 Index Points  
Core Consumer Prices in Taiwan decreased to 104.96 Index Points in November from 105.23 Index Points in October of 2016.
Tuesday December 06 2016
Taiwan Core Inflation Rate at 0.84 percent  
Core Inflation Rate in Taiwan increased 0.84 percent in November of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Tuesday December 06 2016
Taiwan Cpi Transportation at 93.34 Index Points  
Cpi Transportation in Taiwan decreased to 93.34 Index Points in November from 94.01 Index Points in October of 2016.
Tuesday December 06 2016
Taiwan Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 106.53 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Taiwan decreased to 106.53 Index Points in November from 106.99 Index Points in October of 2016.
Tuesday December 06 2016
Taiwan Wholesale Prices at 85.29 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Taiwan increased to 85.29 Index Points in November from 84.67 Index Points in October of 2016.
Tuesday December 06 2016
Taiwan Food Inflation at 6.42 percent  
Cost of food in Taiwan increased 6.42 percent in November of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Tuesday December 06 2016
Taiwan Wholesale Prices Change at -0.28 percent  
Wholesale prices in Taiwan fell 0.28 percent year-on-year in November of 2016, compared to a 1.88 percent drop in October. However, it is the smallest decrease in nearly two years. Cost decreased for supply, electricity and gas products (-9.73 percent), manufacturing products (-0.91 percent). In contrast, prices of agriculture, forestry, fishing & animal husbandry products went up 12.34 percent and quarrying and mineral products rose 9.79 percent. For the first eleven months of 2016, wholesale prices declined by 3.39 percent over the same period a year earlier.
Tuesday December 06 2016
Taiwan Social Security Rate For Employees at 2.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Taiwan stands at 2 percent.
Tuesday December 06 2016
Taiwan Sales Tax Rate | Business Tax at 5.00 percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Taiwan stands at 5 percent.
Tuesday December 06 2016
Taiwan Inflation Rate at 1.97 percent  
Consumer prices in Taiwan rose 1.97 percent from a year earlier in November of 2016, compared to a 1.7 percent increase in October while markets expected a 1.5 percent gain. It was the highest inflation rate since March as prices went up at a faster pace for: food (+6.42 percent from +5.24 percent in a month earlier); health (+0.96 percent from +0.74 percent); transport & communication (+0.50 percent from +0.32 percent) and rebounded for housing (+0.43 percent from -0.69 percent). Prices increased at a slower pace for education & entertainment (+0.16 percent from +0.19 percent) and miscellaneous goods and services (+1.52 percent from +2.24 percent). On a month-on-month basis, consumer prices fell 0.43 percent.
Tuesday December 06 2016
Taiwan Inflation Rate MoM at -0.43 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Taiwan decreased 0.43 percent in December of 2016 over the previous month.
Tuesday December 06 2016
Taiwan Social Security Rate at 9.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Taiwan stands at 9 percent.
Tuesday December 06 2016
Taiwan Social Security Rate For Companies at 7.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Taiwan stands at 7 percent.
Monday December 05 2016
Taiwan Personal Income Tax Rate at 45.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Taiwan stands at 45 percent.
Sunday December 04 2016
Taiwan Corporate Tax Rate at 17.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Taiwan stands at 17 percent.
Sunday December 04 2016
Taiwan Consumer Confidence at 77.71  
Consumer confidence in Taiwan decreased to 77.71 in November from 78.95 in October of 2016. It was the lowest figure since September 2013, as all economic indicators showed a decline. An indicator of time to invest in stocks fell the most (66.90 from 72.60 in the prior month), followed by inflation expectations (51.55 from 52.50), domestic economic climate (72.65 from 72.85), family economic conditions (78.80 from 78.85), willingness to buy durable goods (88.65 from 88.75) and concerns toward unemployment (107.70 from 108.15).
Friday December 02 2016
Taiwan Consumer Credit at 7579357.00 TWD Million  
Consumer Credit in Taiwan increased to 7579357 TWD Million in October from 7558667 TWD Million in September of 2016.
Friday December 02 2016
Taiwan Bankruptcies at 1981.00 Companies  
Bankruptcies in Taiwan increased to 1981 Companies in October from 1888 Companies in September of 2016.
Friday December 02 2016
Taiwan Gross National Product at 4438774.00 TWD Million  
Gross National Product in Taiwan increased to 4438774 TWD Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 4232116 TWD Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Friday December 02 2016
Taiwan Tourist Arrivals at 845.87 Thousand  
Tourist Arrivals in Taiwan increased to 845.87 Thousand in October from 772.24 Thousand in September of 2016.
Thursday December 01 2016
Taiwan Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 961652.00 TWD Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Taiwan increased to 961652 TWD Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 883781 TWD Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Thursday December 01 2016
Taiwan Government Spending at 587680.00 TWD Million  
Government Spending in Taiwan increased to 587680 TWD Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 580528 TWD Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Thursday December 01 2016
Taiwan GDP Deflator at 106.15 Index Points  
GDP Deflator in Taiwan decreased to 106.15 Index Points in the third quarter of 2016 from 106.50 Index Points in the second quarter of 2016.
Thursday December 01 2016
Taiwan GDP From Agriculture at 47489.00 TWD Million  
GDP From Agriculture in Taiwan decreased to 47489 TWD Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 54874 TWD Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Thursday December 01 2016
Taiwan GDP From Construction at 97727.00 TWD Million  
GDP From Construction in Taiwan increased to 97727 TWD Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 96233 TWD Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Thursday December 01 2016
Taiwan GDP From Manufacturing at 1276085.00 TWD Million  
GDP From Manufacturing in Taiwan increased to 1276085 TWD Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 1161288 TWD Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Thursday December 01 2016
Taiwan GDP From Mining at 3042.00 TWD Million  
GDP From Mining in Taiwan decreased to 3042 TWD Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 3316 TWD Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Thursday December 01 2016
Taiwan GDP From Public Administration and Defence at 270420.00 TWD Million  
GDP From Public Administration in Taiwan increased to 270420 TWD Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 267671 TWD Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Thursday December 01 2016
Taiwan GDP From Services at 2532739.00 TWD Million  
GDP From Services in Taiwan increased to 2532739 TWD Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 2509870 TWD Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Thursday December 01 2016
Taiwan GDP From Transport at 111280.00 TWD Million  
GDP From Transport in Taiwan decreased to 111280 TWD Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 112914 TWD Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Thursday December 01 2016
Taiwan GDP From Utilities at 32924.00 TWD Million  
GDP From Utilities in Taiwan increased to 32924 TWD Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 28958 TWD Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Thursday December 01 2016
Taiwan Consumer Spending at 2201202.00 TWD Million  
Consumer Spending in Taiwan increased to 2201202 TWD Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 2195719 TWD Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Thursday December 01 2016
Taiwan Changes in Inventories at -2535.00 TWD Million  
The stocks of goods held by firms in Taiwan decreased by 2535 TWD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Thursday December 01 2016
Taiwan GDP Growth Rate at 0.96 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Taiwan expanded 0.96 percent in the third quarter of 2016 over the previous quarter.
Thursday December 01 2016
Taiwan GDP Annual Growth Rate at 2.03 percent  
The Taiwanese GDP expanded 2.03 percent year-on-year in the three months to September of 2016, compared to a preliminary estimate of a 2.06 percent growth and a 1.1 percent expansion in the June quarter, final figure showed. It was the strongest growth since the March quarter 2015, driven by a rebound in investment (+3.11 percent from -3.10 percent in the June quarter) while private consumption (+2.46 percent from +1.23 percent), government spending (+3.56 percent from +1.96 percent) and exports (+3.59 percent from +0.63 percent) rose at a faster pace. On the production side, manufacturing sector grew the most by 5.17 percent, followed by transportation and storage (+5.12 percent), electricity and gas supply (+3.52 percent) and finance and insurance (+3.25 percent). In contrast, construction fell 2.51 percent. On a quarter-on-quarter seasonally adjusted basis, the economy advanced 0.96 percent, accelerating from a 0.06 percent expansion in the June quarter.
Thursday December 01 2016
Taiwan GDP Constant Prices at 3980028.00 TWD Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Taiwan increased to 3980028 TWD Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 3942036 TWD Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Industrial Production at 3.70 percent  
Industrial production in Taiwan rose 3.70 percent year-on-year in October of 2016, compared to a 6.29 percent drop in the same month of the previous year. It was the lowest reading since July, supported by manufacturing output (+5.67 percent from -6.50 percent in the same month of 2015) and water supply (+1.62 percent from -2.27 percent). In contrast, production fell for mining and quarrying (-16.86 percent from -11.85 percent), electricity and gas supply (-14.10 percent from +3.29 percent), and building construction (-34.81 percent from -13.81 percent). In September 2016 industrial production increased by 4.56 percent.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Steel Production at 1860.00 Thousand Tonnes  
Steel Production in Taiwan increased to 1860 Thousand Tonnes in October from 1770 Thousand Tonnes in September of 2016.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Money Supply M1 at 6179700.00 TWD Million  
Money Supply M1 in Taiwan increased to 6179700 TWD Million in October from 6093700 TWD Million in September of 2016.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Interest Rate at 1.38 percent  
Taiwan central bank held its benchmark interest rate steady at 1.375 percent on September 29th, as widely expected. Policymakers said the decision will benefit stability in consumer prices, financial system and can help to spur economic growth.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Mining Production at -16.86 percent  
Mining production in Taiwan decreased 16.86 percent in October of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Manufacturing Production at 5.70 percent  
Manufacturing Production in Taiwan increased 5.70 percent in October of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Loan Growth at 3.56 percent  
The value of loans in Taiwan increased 3.56 percent in October of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Money Supply M2 at 40814700.00 TWD Million  
Money Supply M2 in Taiwan declined to 40814700 TWD Million in October of 2016 from an upwardly revised 408681 TWD Million in September.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan New Orders at 42683.00 USD Million  
New Orders in Taiwan decreased to 42683 USD Million in October from 42962 USD Million in September of 2016.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Productivity at 112.81 Index Points  
Productivity in Taiwan increased to 112.81 Index Points in September from 102.42 Index Points in August of 2016.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Retail Sales MoM at 7.90 percent  
Retail Sales in Taiwan increased 7.90 percent in October of 2016 over the previous month.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Average Monthly Wage In Industry and Services at 45205.00 TWD/Month  
Wages in Taiwan decreased to 45205 TWD/Month in September from 45713 TWD/Month in August of 2016.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Labor Force Participation Rate at 58.76 percent  
Labor Force Participation Rate in Taiwan decreased to 58.76 percent in October from 58.79 percent in September of 2016.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Labour Costs at 98.16 Index Points  
Labour Costs in Taiwan decreased to 98.16 Index Points in September from 99.08 Index Points in August of 2016.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Industrial Production MoM at 1.60 percent  
Industrial Production in Taiwan increased 1.60 percent in October of 2016 over the previous month.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Construction Output at -34.81 percent  
Construction output in Taiwan decreased 34.81 percent in October of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Prime Lending Rate at 2.63 percent  
Bank Lending Rate in Taiwan decreased to 2.63 percent in October from 2.64 percent in September of 2016.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Capital Flows at 17279.00 USD Million  
Taiwan recorded a capital and financial account surplus of 17279 USD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Foreign Direct Investment at 207.46 USD Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Taiwan increased by 207.46 USD Million in October of 2016.
Wednesday November 30 2016
Taiwan Total External Debt at 171792.00 USD Million  
External Debt in Taiwan increased to 171792 USD Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 163204 USD Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Tuesday November 29 2016
Taiwan Retail Sales YoY at 0.42 percent  
Retail sales in Taiwan rose 0.42 percent year-on-year in October of 2016, compared to an upwardly revised 2.98 percent gain in September. It was the second straight month of growth, driven by sales of automobiles and motorcycles (+6.44 percent from +16.26 percent in the prior month), fuel products (+3.38 percent from -4.53 percent), general merchandise (+3.17 percent from +6.34 percent) and other retailers (+1.69 percent from +0.03 percent). In contrast, sales fell for: other retail sale (-11.92 percent from -10.55 percent), household supplies (-11.68 percent from -8.06 percent), food, beverages and tobacco (-0.34 percent from +1.49 percent), clothes (-3.13 percent from +1.97 percent), pharmaceuticals and medical goods (-0.43 percent from +4.46 percent), educational and entertainment articles (-1.95 percent from -7.68 percent), building materials (-2.03 percent from -3.66 percent) and information and communications (-1.85 percent from -2.24 percent).
Monday November 28 2016
Taiwan Unemployed Persons at 464.00 Thousand  
The number of unemployed persons in Taiwan decreased to 464 Thousand in October of 2016 from 469 Thousand in September of 2016.
Monday November 28 2016
Taiwan Youth Unemployment Rate at 12.44 percent  
Youth Unemployment Rate in Taiwan decreased to 12.44 percent in October from 12.52 percent in September of 2016.
Monday November 28 2016
Taiwan Employed Persons at 11291.00 Thousand  
The number of employed persons in Taiwan increased to 11291 Thousand in October of 2016 from 11276 Thousand in September of 2016.
Monday November 28 2016
Taiwan Unemployment Rate at 3.90 percent  
The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Taiwan fell to 3.90 percent in October of 2016 from 3.93 percent in September. It was the lowest jobless rate since December 2015. On an unadjusted basis, unemployment rate also dropped to 3.95 percent from 3.99 percent in the same month a year earlier. The number of employed persons were up by 66,000 to 11,291,000 compared to October 2015 while the number of unemployed increased by 9,000 to 464,000. Meanwhile, youth unemployment rate stood at 12.44 percent, the same as in October 2015. Total labour force was 11,755,000, up from 11,680.000 in the same month a year earlier.
Thursday November 24 2016
Taiwan Terms of Trade at 114.30 Index Points  
Terms of Trade in Taiwan decreased to 114.30 Index Points in October from 115.40 Index Points in September of 2016.
Thursday November 24 2016
Taiwan Export Prices at 88.59 Index Points  
Export Prices in Taiwan increased to 88.59 Index Points in October from 87.85 Index Points in September of 2016.
Thursday November 24 2016
Taiwan Car Production at 26850.00 Units  
Car Production in Taiwan increased to 26850 Units in October from 19412 Units in September of 2016.
Thursday November 24 2016
Taiwan Motor Vehicles Registration at 21502.61 Thousand  
Car Registrations in Taiwan increased to 21502.61 Thousand in October from 21489.72 Thousand in September of 2016.
Thursday November 24 2016
Taiwan Cement Production at 844.02 Thousands of Tonnes  
Cement Production in Taiwan decreased to 844.02 Thousands of Tonnes in September from 1003.71 Thousands of Tonnes in August of 2016.
Thursday November 24 2016
Taiwan Central Bank Balance Sheet at 15813898.00 TWD Million  
Central Bank Balance Sheet in Taiwan decreased to 15813898 TWD Million in October from 15831693 TWD Million in September of 2016.
Thursday November 24 2016
Taiwan Import Prices at 77.48 Index Points  
Import Prices in Taiwan increased to 77.48 Index Points in October from 76.75 Index Points in September of 2016.
Thursday November 24 2016
Taiwan Average Monthly Wages in Manufacturing at 43749.00 TWD/Month  
Wages in Manufacturing in Taiwan decreased to 43749 TWD/Month in September from 45835 TWD/Month in August of 2016.
Thursday November 24 2016
Taiwan Remittances at 52.00 USD Million  
Remittances in Taiwan decreased to 52 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2015 from 56 USD Million in the third quarter of 2015.
Thursday November 24 2016
Taiwan Loans to Private Sector at 10023723.00 TWD Million  
Loans to Private Sector in Taiwan increased to 10023723 TWD Million in September from 9946575 TWD Million in August of 2016.
Thursday November 24 2016
Taiwan Money Supply M0 at 1629179.00 TWD Million  
Money Supply M0 in Taiwan increased to 1629179 TWD Million in September from 1619498 TWD Million in August of 2016.
Thursday November 24 2016
Taiwan Coincident Index at 108.61 Index Points  
Coincident Index in Taiwan increased to 108.61 Index Points in September from 108.58 Index Points in August of 2016.
Thursday November 24 2016
Taiwan Banks Balance Sheet at 40229120.00 TWD Million  
Banks Balance Sheet in Taiwan decreased to 40229120 TWD Million in September from 40403020 TWD Million in August of 2016.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Taiwan Gold Reserves at 423.63 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Taiwan increased to 423.63 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2016 from 422.70 Tonnes in the second quarter of 2016.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Taiwan Terrorism Index at 0.08  
Terrorism Index in Taiwan decreased to 0.08 in 2015 from 0.15 in 2014.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Taiwan | Credit Rating at 81.64  
Standard & Poor's credit rating for Taiwan stands at AA- with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Taiwan was last set at Aa3 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Taiwan was last reported at AA- with stable outlook.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Government Revenues at 2587.40 TWD Billion  
Government Revenues in Taiwan increased to 2587.40 TWD Billion in 2016 from 2531.79 TWD Billion in 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Leading Economic Index at 107.50 Index Points  
Leading Economic Index in Taiwan increased to 107.50 Index Points in September from 106.80 Index Points in August of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Competitiveness Index at 5.28 Points  
Taiwan scored 5.28 points out of 7 on the 2016-2017 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Competitiveness Rank at 14.00  
Taiwan is the 14 most competitive nation in the world out of 138 countries ranked in the 2016-2017 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Fiscal Expenditure at 2831.60 TWD Billion  
Fiscal Expenditure in Taiwan increased to 2831.60 TWD Billion in 2016 from 2788.41 TWD Billion in 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Corruption Index at 62.00 Points  
Taiwan scored 62 points out of 100 on the 2015 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Corruption Rank at 30.00  
Taiwan is the 30 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2015 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Crude Oil Production at 0.20 BBL/D/1K  
Crude Oil Production in Taiwan remained unchanged at 0.20 BBL/D/1K in March from 0.20 BBL/D/1K in February of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Households Savings at 1721300.00 TWD Million  
Personal Savings in Taiwan increased to 1721300 TWD Million in 2015 from 1671900 TWD Million in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Population at 23.49 Million  
The total population in Taiwan was estimated at 23.5 million people in 2015, according to the latest census figures.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Minimum Monthly Wage at 20008.00 TWD/Month  
Minimum Wages in Taiwan increased to 20008 TWD/Month in 2015 from 19273 TWD/Month in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Imports at 22372.68 USD Million  
Imports to Taiwan jumped 19.5 percent year-on-year to $22.4 billion in October of 2016, the biggest gain since January of 2013, mainly due to purchases of parts of electronic products (+29.4 percent); mineral products (+22.3 percent), machinery (+55.1 percent); chemicals (+15.9 percent) and base metals and articles of base metal (+5.7 percent). Purchases from Europe jumped the most (+42.4 percent).
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan House Price Index at 278.97 Index Points  
Housing Index in Taiwan decreased to 278.97 Index Points in the third quarter of 2016 from 279.74 Index Points in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Government Budget at -1.50 percent of GDP  
Taiwan recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 1.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Government Budget Value at -244.20 TWD Billion  
Taiwan recorded a government budget deficit of 244.20 TWD Billion in 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Government Debt to GDP at 31.70 percent  
Taiwan recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 31.70 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Current Account to GDP at 14.50 percent  
Taiwan recorded a Current Account surplus of 14.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Households Disposable Income at 8092100.00 TWD Million  
Disposable Personal Income in Taiwan increased to 8092100 TWD Million in 2015 from 7932300 TWD Million in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Exports at 26749.38 USD Million  
Exports from Taiwan jumped 9.4 percent year-on-year to $26.75 billion in October of 2016, the biggest gain since August of 2014, mainly boosted by sales of parts of electronic products (+15.3 percent); information, communication and audio-video products (+18.2 percent); base metals and articles of base metals (+14.8 percent). Among trading partners, all major markets showed rising demand, with shipments increasing the most to China and Hong Kong (+14.9 percent), ASEAN countries (+13.2 percent), US (+7.8 percent), Europe (+6.8 percent) and Japan (+3.5 percent).
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan GDP at 523.58 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Taiwan was worth 523.58 billion US dollars in 2015. The GDP value of Taiwan represents 0.84 percent of the world economy.
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Balance of Trade at 4376.70 USD Million  
Taiwan trade surplus narrowed to $4.38 billion in October of 2016 from a $5.74 billion surplus a year earlier and lower than market expectations of $5.35 billion. Imports jumped 19.5 percent year-on-year to $22.4 billion, the biggest gain since January of 2013 and boosted by purchases of parts of electronic products (+29.4 percent); mineral products (+22.3 percent) and machinery (+55.1 percent). Exports jumped 9.4 percent to $26.75 billion, the biggest gain since August of 2014, boosted by sales of parts of electronic products (+15.3 percent) and information, communication and audio-video products (+18.2 percent). Among trading partners, all major markets showed rising demand, with shipments increasing the most to China and Hong Kong (+14.9 percent), ASEAN countries (+13.2 percent), US (+7.8 percent), Europe (+6.8 percent) and Japan (+3.5 percent). Imports from Europe jumped the most (+42.4 percent).
Monday November 21 2016
Taiwan Current Account at 17090.00 USD Million  
Taiwanese current account surplus fell to $17.1 billion in the third quarter of 2016 compared to a $18.3 billion surplus a year earlier. The goods surplus narrowed by $0.74 billion to $17.70 billion as exports (-5.82 percent) fell at a faster pace than imports (-5.08 percent). The services deficit widened by $0.55 billion to $3.70 billion, mainly because of a fall in travel receipts and an increase in payments for air passenger transportation. The secondary income deficit widened by $0.12 billion to $0.92 billion, owing to an increase in workers' outward remittances. In contrast, the primary income surplus rose by $0.22 billion to $4.01 billion, mainly reflecting the increase in interest income from bond investment abroad.
Wednesday November 02 2016
Taiwan Ease Of Doing Business at 11.00  
Ease Of Doing Business in Taiwan deteriorated to 11 in 2016 from 10 in 2015.
Tuesday June 14 2016
Taiwan Military Expenditure at 10310.00 USD Million  
Military Expenditure in Taiwan increased to 10310 USD Million in 2015 from 10240.40 USD Million in 2014.
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