Abstract : The foreign trade of southwest China's Chongqing Municipality reached 116.17 billion yuan (about 17.86 billion U.S. dollars) in the first two months of 2021, up 70.3 percent year on year, the local customs said Wednesday.
CHONGQING, March 17 (Xinhua) — The foreign trade of southwest
China’s Chongqing Municipality reached 116.17 billion yuan (about 17.86
billion U.S. dollars) in the first two months of 2021, up 70.3 percent
year on year, the local customs said Wednesday.
In the January-February period, exports from Chongqing increased by
87.8 percent to 72.26 billion yuan, while imports grew 47.6 percent to
43.91 billion yuan, according to Chongqing customs.
The municipality’s private enterprises enjoyed a strong performance,
with their imports and exports standing at nearly 48.76 billion yuan, an
annual increase of 110 percent, accounting for 42 percent of
Chongqing’s total foreign trade.
Chongqing’s trade volume with countries along the Belt and Road
reached 31.58 billion yuan in the period, up 52.6 percent year on year.
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Source: China’s Chongqing sees growing foreign trade in Jan-Feb