Industrials, Automotive, Consumer Staples Jul 22, 2021 02:26 PM (GMT+8) · EqualOcean
At a press conference on business work and operation in the first half of the year held by the Information Office of the State Council, Guo Tingting, director of the comprehensive Department of the Ministry of Commerce, said that foreign trade is growing rapidly. In the first half of the year, the import and export of goods amounted to 18.1 trillion yuan, with the year-on-year growth of 27.1%, 28.1% and 25.9%, respectively, and the average growth of 10.8%, 11.3% and 10.3% in two years. The vitality of market players has increased significantly. There were 479000 enterprises with import and export performance, an increase of 8.1%. The import and export of private enterprises increased by 35.1%, 8 percentage points higher than the overall growth rate.