"Monthly Digest of Statistics, Aug 2015" released.
Import, Export, Singapore Manufactured Products and Domestic Supply Price Indices fell 2.5%, 1.2%, 1.1% and 3.3% respectively in Jul 2015 over Jun 2015, due mainly to lower oil prices.
Business receipts of the services industries, excluding wholesale & retail trade and accommodation & food services, rose 1.4% in 2Q2015 over the previous quarter (non-seasonally adjusted).
Manufacturing output increased 1.0% in July 2015 on a seasonally adjusted month-on-month basis.
Household net worth grew 3.1 per cent on a year-on-year basis in 2Q2015. Growth in household assets and liabilities has moderated in 2Q2015 compared to 1Q2015.
The CPI in Jul 2015 fell 0.4% compared to Jul 2014. It declined 0.4% over Jun 2015.
Joint press release on "Consumer Price Developments in Jul 2015" by MAS and MTI.
Domestic wholesale trade (seasonally adjusted) increased 7.1% in 2Q2015 over 1Q2015. Excluding petroleum, domestic wholesale trade expanded by 1.2%. Foreign wholesale trade (seasonally adjusted) increased 7.3% in 2Q2015 over 1Q2015. Excluding petroleum, foreign wholesale trade expanded by 2.0%.
Non-oil domestic exports rose 2.4% in Jul 2015 on a month-on-month seasonally adjusted basis, compared to the previous month’s 2.7% contraction.
Retail sales, on a seasonally-adjusted basis, increased 0.6% in Jun 2015 compared to May 2015. Excluding motor vehicles, retail sales decreased 3.9%. Seasonally-adjusted sales of food & beverage services decreased 2.7% in Jun 2015 compared to May 2015.
Last updated: 2 Sep 2015
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