简体   繁體   English   Francais   日本語   无障碍版   手机版

 

HOME   - Government   - Official Release  

CQ Webcasts

Chongqing Hitting New High in its Export in May

Chongqing Hitting New High in its Export in May after Swift Growth in Foreign Trade in First Five Months

According to customs statistics, Chongqing saw the gross import and export value of USD4.05 billion during January to May, a y-o-y rise (the same below) of 47.7%, wherein, the export amounts to USD2.31 billion, a rise of 46.2%, and import to USD 1.74 billion, a rise of 49.6%.

The gross import and export value in May amounts to USD 910 million, a y-o-y rise of 55.2%, wherein,  the export amounts to USD540 million, a rise of 52.9%, and import to USD 370 million, a rise of 58.7%. The monthly export and import has hit new high from the year beginning.

The import and export of Chongqing foreign trade during January to May is characterized by:

I. The general trade was still dominant and processing trade enjoyed smooth growth.

The general trade during January to May amounts to USD 3.4 billion, a rise of 47.4%, which takes 83.8% of gross import and export value in Chongqing, at similar proportion on a y-o-y basis, wherein, the export amounts to USD 2.07 billion, a y-o-y rise of 45.4% and taking 89.5% of gross export over the same period at last year, and the import amounts to USD 1.33 billion, a y-o-y rise of 50.5% and taking 76.3% of gross import over the same period at last year. The processing trade amounts to USD 300 million, a rise of 49.7%, which takes 7.3% of gross import and export value in Chongqing, a y-o-y rise of 0.1%, wherein, the export amounts to USD 230 million, a rise of 45.9% and import amounts to USD 70 million, a rise of 64.7%.

In addition, the import of equipments by foreign-invested enterprises amounts to USD 270 million, a rise of 37.1%.

II. Proportion of import for foreign-invested enterprises decreased; export value of collective enterprises and private enterprises grows rapidly; import value of state-owned enterprises grows significantly.

From January to May, the import and export value of foreign-invested enterprises of Chongqing was USD 1.73 billion, a rise of 45.9%, accounting 42.6% of the total import and export value of Chongqing in the period, a y-o-y drop of 0.4 percentage point. Wherein, the export value was USD 0.38 billion, a rise of 57%, accounting 16.3% of the total export value of Chongqing in the period, a y-o-y rise of 1.2 percentage points; the import value was USD 1.35 billion, a rise of 43.1%, accounting 77.7% of the total import value of Chongqing in the period, a y-o-y drop of 3 percentage points;

In the period, the import and export value of the collective enterprises, private enterprises and other enterprises increased rapidly. From January to May, the export and import value was USD 1.39 billion, a rise of 60.3%, accounting 34.4% of the total export and import value of Chongqing in the period, a y-o-y rise of 2.8 percentage points. Wherein, the export value was USD 1.29 billion, a rise of 62.4%, accounting 56% of the total export value of Chongqing in the period; a y-o-y rise of 5.6 percentage points; the import value was USD 0.1 billion, a rise of 37.5%.

For the state-owned enterprises, the import and export value was USD 0.93 billion, a rise of 33.4%, accounting 23% of the total export and import value of Chongqing in the period, a y-o-y drop of 2.4 percentage points. Wherein, the export value was USD 0.64 billion, a rise of 17.7%, accounting 27.8% of the total export value of Chongqing in the period; the import value was USD 0.29 billion, a rise of 89.3%, 39.7 percentage points higher than the growth rate of the general import in the period.

III. Import from and Export to European Union and Japan maintained a favorable growth rate; export to U.S. decreased and import from U.S. increased

From January to May, the European Union was still the largest trade partner of Chongqing. The total value of the foreign trade between Chongqing and 27 countries of European Union was USD 1.03 billion, a rise of 40.4%, accounting 25.4% of the total import and export value of Chongqing in the period. Wherein, the export value of Chongqing to European Union was USD 0.4 billion, a rise of 27.6%; the import value from European Union to Chongqing was USD 0.63 billion, a rise of 50.1%. Japan was the second largest trade partner of Chongqing. The total value of the foreign trade between Chongqing and Japan was USD 0.49 billion, a rise of 25.1%, accounting 12% of the total import and export value of Chongqing in the period. Wherein, the export value of Chongqing to Japan was USD 0.11 billion, a rise of 14.6%; the import value from Japan to Chongqing was USD 0.38 billion, a rise of 28.3%. U.S. was the third largest trade partner of Chongqing. The total value of the foreign trade between Chongqing and U.S. was USD 0.47 billion, a rise of 33.4%, accounting 11.7% of the total import and export value of Chongqing in the period. Wherein, the export value of Chongqing to U.S. was USD 0.19 billion, a drop of 5.9%; the import from U.S. to Chongqing reached USD 0.28 billion, a rise of 84%.


Import and Export of Chongqing's Major Trading Partners (January-May)

Country (Region)      Amount(In USD 10,000)      y-o-y increase/decrease (%)
        Import/Export    Export   Import        Import/Export    Export   Import
European Union      103038   40309   62729        40.4     27.6     50.0
Japan        48729   10607   38122                   25.1     14.6     28.3
U.S.A         47491   18861   28630                   33.4     -5.9      84.0
ASEAN       43507   37328   6179                      61.4     59.2     75.8
Brazil         17179   7108   10071                     148.3     305.5     94.4
Taiwan       12109   6143   5966                       185.8     410.5     96.7
North Korea    11550   4955   6595                   37.4     -2.1     97.0
Argentina   10947   9828   1119                        66.3     49.7     7310.8
India          10657   8559   2098                        69.2     93.8     11.5
Canada       8410   2966   5444                       68.9     25.3     108.5

IV. Yubei, Jiangbei and Jiulongpo Districts Rank the Top Three among all Counties and Districts in Respect of Foreign Trade

The value of imports and exports of Yubei, Jiangbei and Jiulongpo was respectively USD 840 million, USD 540 million and USD 500 million from January to May, a rise of 30.1%, 46.7% and 25.7% respectively, and the addition of the three districts' value accounts for 46.5% of Chongqing's total value in the same period. In addition, 7 districts, including Shapingba, Dadukou, Fuling, also achieved USD 100 million in this field.

V. Export Proportion of Electromechanical Products Increased and Export of Chemicals, Nonferrous Metal, Textile Yarn, Textiles and Products Grew at a High Rate.

The export of electromechanical products reached USD 1.61 billion from January to May, a y-o-y rise of 50.2% or 1.9 percentage points and accounting for 69.6% of Congqing's total export value at the same time. Among such exported products, 1,533,000 of them were motorcycles, a rise of 35.9%, and the export value was USD 530 million, a rise of 41.5%; 24,000 of them were automobiles, a rise of 90.6%, and the export value was USD 130 million, a rise of 140%; 1,337,000 of them were motorcycle engines, a rise of 130%, and the export value was USD 130 million, a rise of 160%.

In addition, the export value of chemicals and relevant products was USD 240 million, a rise of 48.1%; the export value of nonferrous metals was USD 150 million, a rise of 30%; the export value of textile yarn, textiles and products was USD 130 million, a rise of 60.5%.

VI. Average Price of Imported Primary Products Rose at a High Rate and Import Proportion of Electromechanical Products Decreased Slightly.

The primary products imported by Chongqing from January to May amounted to USD 330 million, a y-o-y rise of 45.3% or 2 percentage points and accounting for 19.3% of Chongqing's total import value in the same period. Among such such imported products, 281,000 tons of them were soy beans, a rise of 26.1%, and the average price was USD 566.4/ton, a rise of 74%; 387,000 tons of them were ironsand, a drop of 59.9%, and the average price was USD 149.3/ton, a rise of 90.5%. In addition, the imported industrial supplies reached USD 1.41 billion, a rise of 45.3% and accounting for 80.7% of Chongqing's total import value in the same period. Among such such imported products, the imported electromechanical products amounted to USD 1.19 billion, a rise of 44.4%, and its proportion to Chongqing's total import value dropped to 68.4% from 70.5% in the same period last year.

   

Contact to Mayor

Quick Service

Fast Links | Sitemap | Privacy policy | Terms and Conditions | Feedback  | Search

Copyright 2007-2011 Chongqing Municipal Government All rights Reserved