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Trade slows but still impels economy

China’s foreign trade in July, though slower than expected, still achieved double-digit growth, as the country maintains steady demand for foreign commodities and continues to diversify its trading with various partners.

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Hopes for US, China trade high: experts

Despite the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) downward revision of its growth rate forecast for China, a panel of economic experts still believes the world’s second-largest economy is ripe for trade with the US.  On Tuesday the IMF released its October 2014 World Economic Outlook report, which estimates that the growth of the Chinese economy will […]

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Web ‘answer to export woes’

E-commerce platforms seen as way to help producers boost sales abroad With traditional exports in June having posted the biggest decline since the 2009 global downturn, China aims to promote further growth in cross-border e-commerce, a Ministry of Commerce source said. “Promoting outbound shipments through the Internet is becoming an increasingly important task for Chinese […]

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What lies ahead in 2013

Performance of Western economies has bearing on China’s growth, which in turn could have an impact in African and other developing countries, Andrew Moody reports. The world economy entered 2013 with significant risks that could blow any nascent signs of recovery off course — with most experts agreeing there is little chance the new year […]

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Global arms market hits post-Cold War high point

Experts say increase due to rising security risks around the world Despite the gloomy world economy, Chinese observers have cast their sights to a prosperousglobal arms market, which has hit the post-Cold War peak in 2012 according to a Russianreport issued earlier this month. The seemingly abnormal situation, driven by complex factors including turmoil in […]

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Foreign trade to survive tough times

Downturn in Europe means government will monitor figures and fine-tune fiscal policies to ensure balanced exports and imports, Ding Qingfen reports. China’s foreign trade in the first two months of 2012 expanded 7 percent yearon-year, and the nation’s 10 percent growth target for imports and exports this year is “achievable”, Minister of Commerce Chen Deming […]

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