China News Service, Beijing, January 25 (Reporter Yu Lixiao) In 2020, the foreign trade situation in Beijing will stabilize and improve, and the export of mobile phones and medical supplies will increase significantly.
Among them, textile and apparel exports (mainly medical masks and protective clothing) were 35.21 billion yuan (RMB, the same below), a year-on-year increase of 202.7%; mobile phone exports were 65.58 billion yuan, an increase of 50%.
On the 25th, Beijing Customs released 2020 import and export data, showing that in 2020, the import and export of the Beijing area (including the central government units in Beijing) will be 2.32 trillion yuan, a decrease of 19.1% from the same period last year.
Among them, imports were 1.86 trillion yuan, down 21.1% year-on-year; exports were 465.49 billion yuan, down 10% year-on-year.
Affected by the new crown pneumonia epidemic, in the first half of 2020, the scale of imports and exports in Beijing has dropped significantly.
With the effective control of the domestic epidemic and the orderly resumption of work and production of enterprises, the foreign trade situation in Beijing has stabilized and improved.
In the second half of 2020, imports and exports in Beijing will reach 1.19 trillion yuan, an increase of 5.7% from the first half of the year.
Among them, in the third quarter, the Beijing area achieved 604.2 billion yuan in imports and exports, an increase of 19.5% compared to the second quarter; the overall imports and exports in the fourth quarter fell slightly, but still maintained a relatively high level. In November and December, both imports and exports exceeded 200 billion yuan. , The chain growth was 8.8% and 2.1% respectively.
Imports of automobiles, iron ore and its concentrates, medical materials and medicines increased.
In 2020, Beijing imported 185.94 billion yuan of automobiles, an increase of 8%, accounting for 10% of the total import value of Beijing during the same period.
Especially at the end of the year, the imported car market was booming. In November and December, imported cars in Beijing exceeded 20 billion yuan for two consecutive months.
In addition, in 2020, the Beijing area imported 122.48 billion yuan of iron ore and its concentrates, an increase of 11%; imports of pharmaceutical materials and medicines were 70.03 billion yuan, an increase of 12%.
Exports of mobile phones and medical supplies have shown substantial growth.
In 2020, the export of mobile phones in Beijing was 65.58 billion yuan, an increase of 50%, accounting for 14.1% of the total export value of Beijing in the same period.
During the same period, the export of medical supplies increased significantly.
Among them, the export of textiles and clothing (mainly medical masks and protective clothing) in Beijing was 35.21 billion yuan, an increase of 202.7%; the export of medical instruments and equipment was 11.34 billion yuan, an increase of 138.5%; the export of medical materials and drugs was 6.77 billion yuan, an increase of 64.3%.