Imports to China rose by 20.6 percent year-on-year to USD 215.68 billion in October 2021, compared with market expectations of a 25.0 percent gain and after a 17.6 percent growth in September. Purchases grew for coal (96.29 percent), refined products (43.28 percent), natural gas (24.53 percent) copper ores & concentrates (6.33 percent), while fell for crude oil (-11.2 percent), unwrought copper (-33.58 percent), iron ore (-14.18 percent), steel products (-41.67 percent), edible oil (-30.73 percent), rubber (-23.70 percent), soybeans (-41.19 percent), and meats (-12.75 percent). Arrivals gained from Japan (9.9 percent), South Korea (22.3 percent), Taiwan (7.2 percent), Australia (24.3 percent), the US (4.6 percent), and the ASEAN countries (23.1 percent), but dropped slightly from the EU (-0.7 percent). source: General Administration of Customs
Imports in China averaged 613.11 USD HML from 1981 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 2389.80 USD HML in September of 2021 and a record low of 13.88 USD HML in February of 1983. This page provides - China Imports - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. China Imports - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on November of 2021.
Imports in China is expected to be 2200.00 USD HML by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the China Imports is projected to trend around 2200.00 USD HML in 2022 and 2350.00 USD HML in 2023, according to our econometric models.