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China's 1.9% growth in international trade in 2020

During the pandemic, China increased its foreign trade particularly through a relaunch of exports. According to Chinese Customs data as of January 14, 2021, the total imports and exports of goods from China reached CNY 32.16 trillion which is an increase in the aggregate value of 1.9% for the year 2020.

In particular, exports increased by 3.6%, while imports fell by 1.1%. The total international trade in 2020 for China was $4.646 billion.