2019-08-05

Taiwan companies boost ties with Filipino food firms

More than 1,700 exhibitors, including Filipino food firms, joined the 2019 Food Taipei 5-in-1 Mega Expo in Taiwan.Philippine trade attache to Taiwan Michael Alfred Ignacio said […]
2019-08-05

Taiwan’s manufacturing sector remains stagnant for 8th straight month

The local manufacturing sector remained in contraction mode for the eighth consecutive month in June, amid a global economic slowdown, with the index flashing another “blue […]
2019-08-05

Taiwan’s technology exporters benefit from US tariffs on Chinese products

Computers, electronic goods and optical components are the top three sectors in Taiwan that are benefiting from transferred orders and production relocation, said a Ministry of […]
2019-08-05

Manufacturing activity contracts for 3rd straight month

In the wake of a slowdown in the global economy, manufacturing activity in Taiwan remained in contraction mode for the third consecutive month in July, according […]
2019-08-05

Economics Taiwanese makers of tech devices to be hit by Trump tariffs: MOEA

Taiwanese companies that make laptop computers and telecommunications devices in China are likely to be hit hard by U.S. President Donald Trump’s newly proposed tariffs on […]
2019-08-05

Taiwan’s economy remains sluggish but index improves

Taiwan’s economy remained sluggish in June as the global economy slowed down, but an index gauging the local economic climate improved from a month earlier in […]
2019-08-05

Taiwan textile manufacturers looking for blue ocean markets outside Vietnam

Taiwanese textile companies in Vietnam are looking for new “blue oceans” as competition becomes stiffer amid the protracted U.S.-China trade dispute that has prompted manufacturers to […]
2019-08-05

Taiwan seen still growing in Q2 despite global tech slowdown

Taiwan’s economy likely grew at roughly the same pace in the second quarter as the first despite slowing global demand for technology products that has hit […]
2019-07-01

Why Taiwan’s machinery industry is caught in trade crosshairs

It should be lost on no one that the world’s two largest economies have had tariffs in place covering some US$360 billion in bilateral trade over […]
2019-05-23

Taiwan sets eyes on India amid China-US trade war

Taiwan is eyeing a 20% y-o-y growth in trade with India in the backdrop of the New Southbound Policy (NSP) institutionalised in 2016, which sharply focused […]
2019-05-21

Taiwan’s machinery makers prepare for plastic bans

Some single-use plastics, like PET water bottles, serve a good purpose, said Peter Pan, vice general manager for Chumpower Machinery Corp. Chumpower is a blow molding […]
2019-05-21

Taiwan to exhibit smart technology at 2 European trade shows in 2019

On Monday, May 6, the Secretary-General of the Taiwan External Development Council (TAITRA), Walter Yeh (葉明水), announced that Taiwan will be participating in two European trade […]