360° Coverage : China's foreign trade surges

11 Updates
China's foreign trade surges
Photo Credit: ED JONES, Getty Images

China's foreign trade surges

Feb 8 2013, 2:11am CST | by

Beijing, Feb 8 (IANS) China's foreign trade surged 26.7 percent year-on-year in January to 2.17 trillion yuan ($345.59 billion), said authorities Friday.

Beijing, Feb 8 — China's foreign trade surged 26.7 percent year-on-year in January to 2.17 trillion yuan ($345.59 billion), said authorities Friday. The rise was bigger than the 10.2-percent growth...

Filed under: news

YouTube Videos

 
 
 

1 year ago

China's foreign trade surges

Feb 8 2013, 2:11am CST | by

Beijing, Feb 8 (IANS) China's foreign trade surged 26.7 percent year-on-year in January to 2.17 trillion yuan ($345.59 billion), said authorities Friday.

Beijing, Feb 8 — China's foreign trade surged 26.7 percent year-on-year in January to 2.17 trillion yuan ($345.59 billion), said authorities Friday.

The rise was bigger than the 10.2-percent growth seen in December, the General Administration of Customs (GAC) said.

Exports rose 25 percent from one year earlier to 1.18 trillion yuan in January, and imports increased 28.8 percent to 990 billion yuan. The country's foreign trade surplus widened 7.7 percent to 183.21 billion yuan last month, reported Xinhua.

After adjustments to seasonal factors, foreign trade volume increased 8.1 percent year on year. There were 22 working days in January, five days longer than last year, GAC said.

China's foreign trade with the European Union rose 10.5 percent year on year last month to stand at $47.14 billion, and trade with the US increased 23.4 percent to $43.72 billion.

Trade with the ASEAN grew 42.9 percent to reach $36.99 billion.

IANS

Source: IANS

 
Update
11

8 hours ago

Chinese president’s favorite blogger hates America

Oct 30 2014 10:46am CDT | Source: CNBC

Chinese President Xi Jinping applauded a Chinese blogger who has written erroneous comments about America, reports the Glob ...
Source: CNBC   Full article at: CNBC
 

 
Update
10

8 hours ago

China And Its Impending Great Milk Battle

Oct 30 2014 10:35am CDT | Source: Forbes Real Time

In China, the great milk battle is coming. Two opposing forces are setting the trend. On one hand there is this ever-growing demand of milk, induced by westernization and 30 years of opening policy. On the other hand, plays this suspicion against milk p ...
Source: Forbes Real Time   Full article at: Forbes Real Time
 

 
Update
9

8 hours ago

Jobs, not human rights, focus of Chinese trade mission: Couillard

Oct 30 2014 10:19am CDT | Source: Canadian Business Online

BEIJING, China – Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard says he didn’t bring up the issue of human rights at all with his Chinese counterparts as a trade mission to that country wrapped up today. Couillard had earlier said he didn’t intend to lecture his hosts about human rights this week and admitted today he didn’t raise the topic on the trip. He says his goal was to promote jobs and investment and that there will ...
Source: Canadian Business Online   Full article at: Canadian Business Online
 

 
Update
8

9 hours ago

Hong Kong Students Consider Taking Protest to Beijing

Oct 30 2014 9:33am CDT | Source: WSJ.com: Asia Home

Student leaders in Hong Kong say they are considering taking their demands for democracy to Chinese leaders in Beijing next month when China plays host to a global summit, something that would represent a significant escalation of the pr ...
Source: WSJ.com: Asia Home   Full article at: WSJ.com: Asia Home
 

 
Update
7

12 hours ago

ChiNext Investors Get a Rocky Ride

Oct 30 2014 6:10am CDT | Source: WSJ.com: Asia Home

Five years after launching, China’s startup index has established itself as a home for fast growing companies looking for cash, but it has been a ...
Source: WSJ.com: Asia Home   Full article at: WSJ.com: Asia Home
 

 
Update
5

12 hours ago

China's PLA asks India to 'not complicate' boundary issue

Oct 30 2014 6:04am CDT | Source: HeadlinesToday.in

China holds that there is no dispute in the western areas, although China is occupying at least 38,000 sq km of territory claimed by India in ...
Source: HeadlinesToday.in   Full article at: HeadlinesToday.in
 

 
Update
4

12 hours ago

Chinese Auto Maker SAIC Sees Profit Grow 5%

Oct 30 2014 5:57am CDT | Source: WSJ.com: Asia Home

SAIC, China’s largest auto maker by sales, said its third-quarter net profit rose 5% on solid sales gains at its joint ventures with Volkswa ...
Source: WSJ.com: Asia Home   Full article at: WSJ.com: Asia Home
 

 
Update
3

14 hours ago

Ju Peng Story Fabricated by Dating App Maker

Oct 30 2014 4:13am CDT | Source: I4U News: Business

App makers take note. This story was a genius campaign to promote an app. The only problem is that this app developer with a golden hand in viral stories is located in China and has been shut down.. ...
Source: I4U News: Business   Full article at: I4U News: Business
 

 
Update
2

14 hours ago

Ebola expert says China at risk, seeks Japan aid

Oct 30 2014 3:55am CDT | Source: Business Standard

A scientist who helped to discover the Ebola virus says he is concerned that the disease could spread to China given the large numbers of Chinese workers ...
Source: Business Standard   Full article at: Business Standard
 

 
Update
1

18 hours ago

Xiaomi moves into third place in global smartphone war

Oct 30 2014 12:41am CDT | Source: Reuters India

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Xiaomi Inc has become the world's third-largest smartphone vendor just three years after first hitting the market, trailing only Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Apple Inc, a ...
Source: Reuters India   Full article at: Reuters India
 

 

Don't miss ...

 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/8" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi is the founding Chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com. Luigi posts regularly on LuigiMe.com about his experience running I4U.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Syria ensures medicine supplies for chronic diseases
Damascus, Oct 31 (IANS) Despite the nearly four-year crisis and the suffocating economic sanctions against Syria, the health sector in war-torn country is still able to secure medicines for the chronic diseases free of charge, health officials said Thursday.
 
 
China's aid to fight Ebola arrives in Ghana
Accra, Oct 30 (IANS) Chinese medical supplies and equipment to aid Ghana's fight against the outbreak of the deadly Ebola Viral Disease arrived at the Kotoka International Airport in Accra late Wednesday night.
 
 
EU lifts decade-long economic sanctions on Zimbabwe
Harare, Oct 30 (IANS) The European Union (EU) has lifted its decade-long economic sanctions on Zimbabwe in a move that will see the trading bloc extending 234 million Euros (about 300 million dollars) to support programmess in the country.
 
 
World Bank pledges more funds for Ebola flight in West Africa
Accra, Oct 30 (IANS) The World Bank announced Thursday an additional $100-million support package in its Ebola response activities for three West African countries ravaged by the epidemic.
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

11 held for digging women's graves for 'ghost marriages'
Beijing, Oct 30 (IANS/EFE) Chinese police have arrested 11 people for allegedly digging up dead women's bodies from their graves to sell them for rituals known as "ghost marriages", Hong Kong's South China Morning Post...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Argentina's Congress passes energy-overhaul bill
Buenos Aires, Oct 30 (IANS/EFE) Argentina's lower house of Congress, controlled by President Cristina Fernandez's allies, gave final approval Thursday for a new Hydrocarbons Law that was harshly criticised by...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
UN chief seeks help against female genital mutilation
Nairobi, Oct 30 (IANS/EFE) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon called on the media Thursday to speak out and help put an end "within this generation" to Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), a practice suffered by 130 million...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Over 9,000 kg marijuana seized in Tanzania
Arusha (Tanzania), Oct 30 (IANS) Tanzanian police Thursday said they have seized 9,102 kg of marijuana in an ongoing crackdown operation in northern part of the country. The seizure follows an operation carried out in...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
China's aid to fight Ebola arrives in Ghana
Accra, Oct 30 (IANS) Chinese medical supplies and equipment to aid Ghana's fight against the outbreak of the deadly Ebola Viral Disease arrived at the Kotoka International Airport in Accra late Wednesday night. The...
Read more on Business Balla
 
US 'deeply concerned' about Burkina Faso situation
Washington, Oct 30 (IANS) The US is "deeply concerned" about the deteriorating situation in Burkina Faso resulting from efforts to amend the constitution, the White House said Thursday. "We believe democratic...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Israeli PM calls for halt to incitement
Jerusalem, Oct 30 (IANS) The world must end its silence and condemn "Palestinian incitement" that fuels violence in Jerusalem, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday, hours after a Palestinian gunman...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Mozambique's ruling party wins general elections
Maputo, Oct 30 (IANS) Mozambique's electoral authorities Thursday announced Filipe Nyusi, the candidate of the ruling Frelimo party, as elected the fourth president in general elections since the country gained...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
EU lifts decade-long economic sanctions on Zimbabwe
Harare, Oct 30 (IANS) The European Union (EU) has lifted its decade-long economic sanctions on Zimbabwe in a move that will see the trading bloc extending 234 million Euros (about 300 million dollars) to support...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Chris Hemsworth wants to raise kids in Australia
Chris Hemsworth wants to raise his children in Australia. The 'Avengers' actor is keen to return to his home country with wife Elsa Pataky and their kids India, two, and twins Tristan and Sasha, seven months, after...
Read more on Celebrity Balla