SINGAPORE Dec 23 Singapore's industrial
production in November expanded at its fastest annual pace since
March 2014, buoyed by strong electronics and pharmaceuticals
output, data showed on Friday.
Manufacturing output in November jumped 11.9 percent from a
year earlier, data from the Singapore Economic Development Board
showed. The median forecast in a Reuters survey predicted a 1.6
On a month-on-month and seasonally adjusted basis,
industrial production rose 6.1 percent in November, its
strongest since January this year. The median forecast was for a
contraction of 2.0 percent.
(Reporting by Masayuki Kitano; Editing by Jacqueline Wong)