Manufacturing

Top Glove struggles to make profit due to oversupply and destocking

The Malaysian glove manufacturer sees the headwinds to persist in 2023.

Top Glove struggles to make profit due to oversupply and destocking

The Malaysian glove manufacturer sees the headwinds to persist in 2023.

Over 45% of APAC manufacturers face barriers to adopt smart manufacturing

Employee resistance to tech change and lack of skills are the biggest hurdles.

APAC drives growth of global shell and tube heat exchangers market

The said market is seen to reach $18b in the next decade. According to a report by Future Market Insights, the global shell and tube heat exchangers market is expected to reach $13b by 2023 and $18b by 2033, with a CAGR of 4.1% from 2018 to 2023.

Thailand's auto parts and accessories export industry reaps $15.6b in 2022

Approximately 2,200 manufacturers cater to the after-market or replacement market.

Automotive emerges as the most important growth driver for semiconductor

This is the first time automotive outranked other applications by a significant margin in KPMG’s research.

New programme to link UK businesses with Singapore advanced manufacturing

Singapore Deep-Tech Alliance and Innovate UK launched the programme.

China expected to drive growth in super absorbent polymers market

It is projected to account for 76% of East Asia market share by 2033.

PMI edges up to 50.0 February

It increased by 0.2 points from January.

8 in 10 semiconductor executives are optimistic about revenue growth

This is despite the normal correction cycle of the industry and predictions of a recession.

Oliver Healthcare Packaging expands to Malaysia with 122,000 sqft facility

This will be the manufacturing firm’s largest regional plant.

V-shaped recovery expected in some manufacturing sectors despite contraction

Demand will pick up for transport engineering and general manufacturing.

Manufacturing output drops 2.7% YoY in January 

Excluding biomedical manufacturing, output would have fallen by 6.3% YoY.

How much does Singapore lose each year due to supply chain disruptions?

TMX Global cites three ways to improve businesses' supply chain strategies.

Evident’s Microscopy Centre recreates laboratory environments for realistic demos

The centre is part of the company's new Asia Pacific headquarters in Singapore.