Typhoon Kompasu to cost Hong Kong between HK$2 billion and HK$3 billion in economic losses

  • Experts say actual economic loss caused by the typhoon is ‘very small’, particularly if compared with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic
  • Loss in traders’ earnings estimated at about 1 per cent of daily HK$180 billion turnover, while food and beverage sector could be set back by more than HK$100 million