China Posts Surprise June Trade Gains as Economies Try to Reopen
(Bloomberg) China’s exports and imports both rose in June, coque iphone 8 transparente motif drole signaling that demand at home and abroad may have started to recover even as the coque iphone 6 azorm pandemic continues to ravage the global economy.
Exports rose 0.5% from a year ago, while imports expanded 2.7%. Both had been forecast by economists to fall. The trade surplus shrank from a coque iphone xr record high in May to coque iphone 8 lebron $46.4 billion last month.
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However, even with the turn up in June, trade in the first six months of the year is still well down on the same period last year. coque iphone 8 plus hamberger Exports in dollar terms through the coque dragonne iphone 8 end of June were 6.2% smaller than in 2019, while imports were 7.1% lower.
In yuan terms, exports grew 4.3% in June from a year earlier, while imports rose 6.2%, the customs administration said Tuesday.
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Positive net exports will provide some support to Chinese gross domestic product growth in the coque samsung a70 second quarter, after the historic 6.8% collapse in the first three months. The reading for GDP will be released Thursday. Economic Recovery Loses Momentum With Virus Cases Surging
“Looking forward, we expect July data to see some weaknesses and exports to be under pressure in the second half of the year,” said Xing Zhaopeng, markets economist at Australia New Zealand Bank shieldon coque iphone 8 plus Group Ltd…