Singapore Physical Commodities - Language Requirements

Hi WSO,
How much of a disadvantage am I at in trying to pursue a career in physical commodities trading in Singapore if I don't speak a second language? From what I've read up here on the forums, this industry seems to be heavily relationship based. I assume that depending on the product traded certain languages , like Indonesian(for palm oil), is a huge boon, if not a requirement.

Background information:
Singaporean national
Studying at a local uni in a quantitative major
Native English speaker (grew up overseas)

Thanks!

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