BEIJING, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- China's textile and garment exports grew 9.6 percent year on year to 291.22 billion U.S. dollars in 2020, official data showed.
In breakdown, textile exports surged 29.2 percent from a year earlier to reach 153.84 billion U.S. dollars. Garment exports shrank 6.4 percent to 137.38 billion U.S. dollars, according to the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.
In December alone, the country's textile exports expanded 12.6 percent year on year to 12.29 billion U.S. dollars.
Garment exports in December increased 2.8 percent year on year to 13.91 billion U.S. dollars. Enditem