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Feb 22, 2021 05:50 AM

Cardboard boxes to get pricier as prices of brown paper shoot up


CARDBOARD box prices are set to rise in the coming months, as manufacturers find themselves paying more to secure...

Feb 5, 2021 05:50 AM

Privatisation will help Sunningdale to pivot faster as suppliers reshore


THE strategy of manufacturing in low-cost economies and exporting to more developed markets may no longer work in...

Feb 2, 2021 04:07 PM

Container crisis upends global food trade

[CHICAGO] Food is piling up in all the wrong places, thanks to carriers hauling empty shipping containers.

Jan 29, 2021 05:50 AM

Amazon, Enterprise Singapore unite to help sellers


E-COMMERCE giant Amazon is teaming up with Enterprise Singapore (ESG) to help local retailers scale globally, with...

Jan 28, 2021 10:41 AM

Five-pronged strategy to build up Singapore as e-commerce hub: Chan Chun Sing

DESPITE the global supply chain disruption due to border closures and export restrictions caused by the pandemic,...

Jan 18, 2021 05:50 AM

Not-so-festive season for food manufacturers with supply crunch, missed opportunities, higher costs


ONGOING supply chain issues and unpredictable demand due to the coronavirus pandemic are making it hard for food...

Jan 15, 2021 10:32 PM

European nations say Covid vaccines fall short as Pfizer slows supplies

[BRUSSELS] Many European nations say they are receiving lower-than-expected supplies of Covid-19 vaccines as US...

Jan 14, 2021 09:15 PM

Yangzijiang inks deal for 30% stake in new Chinese LNG joint venture

MAINBOARD-LISTED Yangzijiang Shipbuilding (Holdings) has inked a deal to set up a liquefied natural gas (LNG) supply...

Jan 14, 2021 05:50 AM

Singapore, Malaysia committed to free flow of goods


SINGAPORE and Malaysia have a shared commitment to keep supplies flowing in from across the Causeway - and Singapore...

Jan 13, 2021 06:49 PM

Singapore container throughput dips 0.9% in 2020, with port staying open amid pandemic

SHIPPING containers with a volume of 36.9 million Twenty-foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) passed through the Port of...

Jan 13, 2021 12:26 PM

Singapore, Kuala Lumpur committed to keep supplies flowing across Causeway

SINGAPORE and Malaysia have a shared commitment to keep supplies flowing in from across the Causeway - and Singapore...