China Exports

Exports in China increased to 1701.10 USD Hundred Million in March of 2014 from 1140.94 USD Hundred Million in February of 2014. Exports in China is reported by the General Administration of Customs. Exports in China averaged 469.17 USD Hundred Million from 1983 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 2077.42 USD Hundred Million in December of 2013 and a record low of 13 USD Hundred Million in January of 1984. Export growth has been a major component supporting China's rapid economic expansion. Exports of goods and services constitute 30% of GDP. China major exports are: electromechanical products (57 percent of total exports) and labor-intensive products like clothing, textiles, footwear, furniture, plastic products, bags and toys (20 percent). In recent years, the exports of high tech products have been also growing and in 2012 accounted for 29 percent of total exports. China’s main export partners are the United States (17 percent), European Union (16 percent), ASEAN (10 percent), Japan (7 percent) and South Korea. This page provides - China Exports - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-21

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
1701.10 1140.94 2077.42 13.00 1730.06 | 2014/04 1983 - 2014 USD Hundred Million Monthly

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China Exports
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-09-08 03:00 AM China
Exports YoY
Aug 2013 7.2% 5.1% 6%
2014-02-12 02:00 AM China
Exports YoY
Jan 2014 10.6% 4.4% 1.0%
2014-03-08 02:00 AM China
Exports YoY
Feb 2014 -18.1% 10.6% 6.8%
2014-04-10 03:00 AM China
Exports YoY
Mar 2014 -6.6% -18.1% 4.0%
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Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Current Account 439.91 2013-11-15 403.77 1330.85 -8.96 355.45 2014-03-31 USD Hundred Million [+]
Capital Flows 1270.42 2013-11-15 805.05 1320.80 -517.00 1063.42 2014-03-31 USD HML [+]
Crude Oil Production 4255.00 2013-10-15 4107.00 4281.00 1012.00 4145.59 2013-11-30 Thousands Barrels per Day [+]
External Debt 8631.67 2013-12-31 7369.86 8631.67 158.28 9094.36 2014-06-30 USD HML [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 315.50 2014-03-31 193.00 1175.86 18.32 398.15 2014-04-30 USD Hundred Million [+]
Terms Of Trade 101.52 2013-12-15 99.09 118.33 81.75 102.30 2014-01-31 Index Points [+]
Tourist Arrivals 139.20 2014-02-15 147.40 216.60 21.70 175.58 2014-03-31 Tens of Thousands [+]
Current Account to GDP 2.00 2013-12-31 2.60 10.10 -3.70 1.99 2014-12-31 Percent [+]
Balance of Trade 77.06 2014-03-15 -229.89 404.00 -319.71 -13.84 2014-04-30 USD Hundred Million [+]
Exports 1701.10 2014-03-15 1140.94 2077.42 13.00 1730.06 2014-04-30 USD Hundred Million [+]
Imports 1624.05 2014-03-15 1370.82 1830.13 16.60 1734.23 2014-04-30 USD Hundred Million [+]
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Exports | Notes
Exports measure the amount of goods or services that domestic producers provide to foreign consumers by. It is a good that is sent to another country for sale. In the past, export of commercial quantities of goods normally required involvement of the customs authorities in both the country of export and the country of import. More recently, with the advent of small trades over the internet such as through Amazon and e-Bay, exports have largely bypassed the involvement of Customs in many countries due to the low individual values of these trades. Nonetheless, these small exports are still subject to legal restrictions applied by the country of export.


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