Since gaining independence in 1963, Singaporean economy has been growing rapidly and as a result the country has now one of the highest GDP per capita in the world. The economy depends heavily on foreign trade; both from port activities and from exports of electronic components and refined oil. The country is a leading foreign direct investment recipient due to its status of one of the freest, most competitive and most business-friendly economies in the world. Singapore is also an important financial center. This page provides - Singapore GDP Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Singapore GDP Growth Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2018.