The general administration of customs released the foreign trades of the first two months year on March 8, 2019. According to the customs statistics, in the first two months year of 2019, gross import and export value amounted 4.54 trillion yuan, compared with the same time last year (similarly hereinafter) increased by 0.7%.Of which, exports 2.42 trillion yuan, increased 0.1%; imports 2.12 trillion yuan, increased 1.5%. Accumulation trade surplus attained 308.68 billion yuan, decreased 8.7%.
In February, the customs statistical data demonstrated that gross imports and exports achieved 1.81 trillion yuan, decreased 9.4% year-on-year. Of which, exports attained 0.92 trillion yuan, decreased 16.6%; imports attained 888.3 billion yuan, decreased by 0.3%. Trade surplus is 34.49 billion yuan, decreased by 84%.