# General Administration of Customs: in the first 4 months, Chinas import and export trade in goods increased by 8.9% over the same period last year.

2018-05-08 09:06:51
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In the over 9 trillion yuan plate, exports accounted for 4 trillion and 810 billion yuan, an increase of 6.4%; imports accounted for 4 trillion and 300 billion yuan, an increase of 11.7%; the trade surplus was 506 billion 240 million yuan, narrowing 24.1%. In April, Chinas import and export value was 2 trillion and 360 billion yuan, an increase of 7.2%. Among them, exports were 1 trillion and 270 billion yuan, an increase of 3.7%; imports of 1 trillion and 90 billion yuan, an increase of 11.6%; trade surplus of 182 billion 800 million yuan, narrowed 27%. In the first 4 months of inventory, it is not difficult to find that Chinas foreign trade shows a rapid growth in general trade and a increase in proportion, the proportion of private enterprises is further increased, the export growth of mechanical and electrical products, and the decline of the export of traditional labor intensive products. Specifically, from 1 to April, Chinas general trade import and export volume was 5 trillion and 340 billion yuan, an increase of 12.8%, accounting for 58.6% of total foreign trade, an increase of 2 percentage points over the same period last year. Among them, exports were 2 trillion and 710 billion yuan, an increase of 12.1%; imports of 2 trillion and 630 billion yuan, an increase of 13.5%; trade surplus of 80 billion 160 million yuan, narrowed 20.2%. In the first 4 months, private enterprises imported and exported 3 trillion and 520 billion yuan, an increase of 12.4%, accounting for 38.6% of our total foreign trade, up 1.2 percentage points over the same period last year. Among them, exports amounted to 2 trillion and 260 billion yuan, an increase of 9.6%, accounting for 46.9% of the total value of exports, and imports of 1 trillion and 260 billion yuan, an increase of 17.6%, accounting for 29.3% of the total value of imports. Over the same period, foreign-invested enterprises increased by 3 trillion and 910 billion yuan, or 4.6%, accounting for 42.9% of our total foreign trade. Among them, exports were 2 trillion and 30 billion yuan, an increase of 2.9%; imports of 1 trillion and 880 billion yuan, an increase of 6.6%. In the first 4 months, Chinas mechanical and electrical products exported 2 trillion and 840 billion yuan, an increase of 8.7%, accounting for 59.1% of the total value of exports. Among them, electrical and electronic products exports 1 trillion and 270 billion yuan, an increase of 9.9%; machinery and equipment 857 billion 930 million yuan, an increase of 11.3%. In the same period, clothing exports were 274 billion 920 million yuan, down 7.5%; footwear 92 billion 490 million yuan, down 9.5%; bags 50 billion 670 million yuan, down 6%. The 7 major categories of labor-intensive products total exports of 880 billion 720 million yuan, down 2.4%, accounting for 18.3% of the total value of exports. In addition, Chinas main market of the European Union and the United States, ASEAN and Japan both import and export growth of The Belt and Road along the countrys import and export growth rate higher than the overall level. Source: Xinhua editor: Zhao Yaping _NN9005 In the first 4 months, Chinas mechanical and electrical products exported 2 trillion and 840 billion yuan, an increase of 8.7%, accounting for 59.1% of the total value of exports. Among them, electrical and electronic products exports 1 trillion and 270 billion yuan, an increase of 9.9%; machinery and equipment 857 billion 930 million yuan, an increase of 11.3%. In the same period, clothing exports were 274 billion 920 million yuan, down 7.5%; footwear 92 billion 490 million yuan, down 9.5%; bags 50 billion 670 million yuan, down 6%. The 7 major categories of labor-intensive products total exports of 880 billion 720 million yuan, down 2.4%, accounting for 18.3% of the total value of exports. In addition, Chinas main market of the European Union and the United States, ASEAN and Japan both import and export growth of The Belt and Road along the countrys import and export growth rate higher than the overall level.