Analysis and Forecast of China's Foreign Trade Situation in 2009
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China's total import and export volume reached USD 1.33865 trillion in the first eight months of 2009, a drop of 22.4 percent over the same period of the previous year; of this, exports reached USD 730.73 billion, a year-on-year drop of 22.2 percent; imports reached USD 607.92 billion, a year-on-year drop of 22.7 percent; the total trade surplus was USD 122.82 billion, a year-on-year drop of 19 percent. Foreign trade took on the following features in the first eight months of the year:

1. Monthly merchandise exports in July and August 2009 recovered to in excess of USD 100 bil…

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Pei, Changhong, “Analysis and Forecast of China's Foreign Trade Situation in 2009”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 22 August 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_C9789004182486_020>



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