04 Oct '11, 12am

A trade war in the horizon?

As we see it, trade wars between US and China would benefit Singapore, as more manufacturers would relocate factories to Singapore and SEA. So for people with money on standby, prepare to invest in industrial reits listed on SGX, watch the STI, already predicted it would drop to 2500 level, if this is broken, next support will be 2,300 and the next 2,000. More factories mean more lower class PRC would be let in by the Govt, and there would be a larger gap of lower classes growing in Singapore. Therefore retail properties, even HDB shophouses near MRT stations, would be great investment opportunites, esp with the curb of vehicle populations as revealed by Transport Minister. Trade wars would benefit Singapore.

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