Singapore August Industrial Production: Summary

Following is a summary table of manufacturing figures for August released by Singapore Economic Development Board.

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                          Aug.    July    June     May   April   March    Feb.
                          2011    2011    2011    2011    2011    2011    2011
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                       ------------------------ MoM% -------------------------
Total (sa)                3.9%    0.4%    2.0%   -2.5%  -18.7%   29.7%   -2.2%
                       ------------------------ YoY% -------------------------
Total (nsa)              21.7%    7.6%   10.9%  -16.2%   -9.3%   30.4%    5.2%
Biomedical              145.8%   46.0%   37.6%  -42.1%  -22.9%   78.3%   -6.8%
Electronics             -21.9%  -17.2%  -15.3%    0.0%   -6.7%    6.5%    9.1%
Chemicals                -1.2%    5.7%   11.0%    4.8%   -5.3%    8.4%   19.0%
Precision Engineering     4.1%    9.5%   35.8%   33.1%   29.0%   18.4%   30.5%
Transport Engineering     1.2%    1.7%   12.5%   -1.5%    7.7%    6.6%    2.8%
General Manufacturing    -8.0%   -8.4%   -3.2%   -9.3%   -8.8%    2.5%   -1.3%
                       -------------- Index level (2007=100) * ---------------
Total (sa)               132.1   127.1   126.6   124.1   127.3   156.5   120.7
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                          Aug.    July    June     May   April   March    Feb.
                          2011    2011    2011    2011    2011    2011    2011
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                       -------------- Index level (2007=100) * ---------------
Total                    133.5   129.4   130.4   119.2   125.1   157.0   107.0
Biomedical               241.4   203.7   183.1   159.5   187.9   291.5   140.4
Electronics               95.2   100.5   103.1   103.1   108.3   119.2   102.1
Chemicals                 99.9   108.8   108.9   106.1    95.6   107.3    99.0
Precision Engineering    116.2   127.1   162.0   135.4   124.9   133.0    97.5
Transport Engineering    102.4   104.2   108.7    95.2    98.6   106.9    90.5
General Manufacturing    106.3   108.6   110.3   102.3   102.3   115.5    86.2
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Note: Year-on-year percent figures for detailed categories are taken

from earlier releases and are subject to revisions by the source.

All figures are not seasonally adjusted unless otherwise indicated.

Source: Singapore Economic Development Board

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