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  • Commentary: China import expo injects confidence, strength to world economic recovery

    While the world economy struggles in the shadow of the COVID-19 pandemic and rising protectionism, preparations are in full swing for the third China International Import Expo (CIIE), a strong message that China is committed to an open world economy and global efforts for the post-pandemic recovery.


  • Xinhua Headlines: 3rd CIIE to inject impetus into global economy

    Preparations are in full swing for the third China International Import Expo (CIIE), scheduled to open in early November this year. The event is likely to instil confidence in the business environment as COVID-19 clobbers the global economy.


  • Tianjin port posts rise in iron ore imports in H1

    China's Tianjin port saw iron ore imports rise 13.6 percent year on year to around 37.86 million tonnes in the first half of this year, according to Tianjin Customs.


  • Tianjin parallel auto imports gain momentum in June

    The northern Chinese port city of Tianjin saw an increase in the parallel-import auto business in June, with a surge of vehicles purchased directly from production bases and dealers abroad for sale in China.


  • China imports about 1,500 breeding goats from Australia

    Northwest China's Gansu Province has imported 1,494 goats from Australia, the first batch of breeding goats imported from Australia by the province this year, local customs said.


  • Chinese custom steps up efforts to cut fees for import firms

    Chinese custom will roll out new measures including cutting arrear payments for import enterprises, as a part of efforts to promote work resumption, according to an official guideline released Tuesday.


  • Inner Mongolia imports more reindeer from Netherlands to revive species

    A herd of 66 reindeer imported from the Netherlands has arrived at a forestry farm in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region.


  • Cambodia launches online platform for investors to apply for import

    The Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC) on Thursday launched an online platform for investors to apply for importing production equipment, construction materials, and production inputs for their projects.


  • Value of Lao imports dips in 2019: report

    The value of products imported by Laos declined slightly to 5.7 billion U.S. dollars in 2019 from 5.8 billion U.S. dollars in 2018.


  • China lifts import ban on U.S. poultry, related products

    China announced Friday that it would lift restrictions on the import of poultry and related products from the United States, according to a statement jointly released by the General Administration of Customs and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs.


  • Economic Watch: China delivers on promise to expand imports

    China fulfilled its commitment to increase imports in 2019 amid rising tides of protectionism, boosting domestic economic expansion and offering a beacon of hope for multinationals that had suffered from low profit growth in other parts of the world.


  • Import fever on the rise in China's FMCG market: report

    Spending on China's fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) consumption grew steadily against downward economic pressure in the first three quarters of this year, with imports accounting for 18 percent of all FMCG sales, said a report released Thursday.


  • China's goods trade in H1 hits RMB14.67 trln

    China's goods imports and exports increased by 3.9 percent year on year to 14.6675 trillion yuan in the first half of this year, reported the Shanghai Securities News on Monday quoting National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) of China.


  • 2nd CIIE to see over 1,000 new companies

    Over 1,000 new companies will attend the second China International Import Expo (CIIE) slated to take place this November, according to the organizer Wednesday.


  • China import from Nepal up 29.7pct y-o-y in first 7 months

    China’s import from Nepal strode up 29.7 percent year on year to 10 million U.S. dollars in the first seven months of this year, showed data publicized by Ministry of Commerce (MOC).


  • China auto imports jump in July

    China's imports of automobiles surged in July after lower tariff rates went into effect, data showed.


  • China's coal imports surge in July

    China's coal imports in July hit a record high in four and a half years as demand for coal-fired electricity increased during the summer, official data showed.


  • China to take measures for expanding imports

    The State Council, China's cabinet, said Wednesday that the country will further expand imports to promote the mutually beneficial and win-win open-up strategy and safeguard free trade.


  • Trade surplus of Guangdong narrows sharply

    Guangdong Province, China's largest regional economy, has seen a sharp decline in its trade surplus from January to April, provincial customs data showed.


  • China Monthly Import Report on Wine (March 2018)

    China imported 200,568.1 tons of wine from January to March 2018, an increase of 32.3 percent year on year. The imports amounted to 792.0 million U.S. dollars, an increase of 35.8 percent year on year.


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