Reuters, 16 Oct 2014
Singapore's exports in September rose less than expected as sales to Europe contracted and shipments to the United States slowed, adding to concerns that a sluggish global economy may bite into the city-state's exports.
On a month-on-month seasonally adjusted basis, NODX dropped 8.8 percent, much weaker than the 4.0 percent decline forecast in the poll.
Exports to the European Union declined 3.6 percent in September, compared with a 7.0 percent rise the previous month. Full story