Shenzhen also saw a surging demand for the import of electronic components and high-end manufacturing equipment. In the first eight months, its import of electronic components went up 12.9 percent to 431.59 billion yuan, while the import of storage components rose 29.3 percent to 28.52 billion yuan. The city also imported 7.24 billion yuan worth of semiconductor manufacturing equipment, up 35.9 percent. … [Read more...] about China’s Shenzhen sees foreign trade volume up 2 pct in Jan.-Aug.
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China is fully able to obtain a stable growth rate in foreign trade and help facilitate global economic recovery this year, thanks to the sustainable and stable improvement in trading activities in recent months and the country's fast-growing trade in services and other business sectors, such as e-commerce, according to Chen Wenling, chief economist at the Beijing-based China Center for International Economic Exchanges. … [Read more...] about Foreign trade results better than expected
The Doklam effectIn 2006, the border trade started with exports worth ₹27.87 lakh and imports of ₹6.88 lakh. By 2016, the volume of the trade had multiplied 200 times. According to the figures provided by the Department of Commerce and Industries, Government of Sikkim, the value of exports from India to China at Nathu La in 2016 was ₹63.38 crore and the imports were valued at ₹19.30 crore. … [Read more...] about India-China standoff casts shadow on Nathu La border trade
NEW DELHI: Russian President Vladimir Putin will host Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a one-on-one dinner on Wednesday in Vladivostok in the backdrop of the 20th edition of an annual bilateral summit where both sides are expected to ink 25 pacts across sectors including defence, trade, investments, industrial cooperation, energy and connectivity corridors.At the dinner, the two leaders will look to further deepen their strong personal chemistry and explore steps to effectively coordinate on key global issues including the Af-Pak hotspot, ET has learnt.“During such conversations, the main international and regional problems, coordination in the international arena are discussed very frankly, confidentially,” Russian presidential aide Yuri Ushakov told Russian media at the Kremlin on Saturday.It may be recalled that in October, when Putin visited New Delhi for the annual summit, Modi had hosted him for a one-on-one dinner at his residence. In April 2018, when Modi visited … [Read more...] about Modi, Putin likely to sign 25 trade, defence, energy pacts
With almost all indicators, including investment, retail sales, and industrial corporate earnings, being upbeat in July and last month's trade data showing significant improvement, the recovery trend of the world's second-largest economy has evidently been sustained. That the Chinese economy remains on a firm footing constitutes good news for the world economy, which sorely needs a boost from its largest growth contributor. … [Read more...] about Foreign trade growth belies doubters: China Daily editorial