The general administration of customs released the foreign trades of the first eleven months this year on December 8, 2019. According to the customs statistics, in the first eleven months of 2019, gross import and export value amounted 28.5 trillion yuan, compared with the same time last year (deduction of the exchange rate factor. similarly hereinafter) increased by 2.4%. Of which, exports 15.55 trillion yuan, increased 4.5%; imports 12.95 trillion yuan. Accumulation trade surplus attained 2.6 trillion yuan, increased 34.9%.
In November, the customs statistical data demonstrated that gross imports and exports achieved 2.86 trillion yuan, increased 1.8% year-on-year. Of which, exports attained 1.57 trillion yuan, increased 1.3%; imports attained 1.29 trillion yuan, increased 2.5%. The trade surplus attained 274.2 billion yuan, decreased 4.1%.