Chongqing, the import and export by the financial turmoil significantly reduced the export machinery and equipment
According to statistics, a total of Chongqing Airport during the first half of the total value of imports and exports 290 million U.S. dollars, up by 20%; of which 220 million U.S. dollars in import value, up 21 percent reduction; exports of goods worth 070 million U.S. dollars, up by 19%.
Of these, organic chemicals exports 30,150,000 U.S. dollars, an increase of 25% in the first half of its exports of goods accounted for 41% of total exports, is the first half of the proportion of export growth and the fastest growing export commodity. Drugs also have significant export growth, the growth rate reached 42%. Traditional export commodities such as machinery and electrical equipment exports were decreased significantly.
From exporting countries, the export to India, Canada and Italy, the value of goods increased significantly and reached 12.61 million U.S. dollars, 6.04 million U.S. dollars and 4.64 million U.S. dollars, an increase of 7%, respectively, 176% and 58%. While exports to the United States, Hong Kong and Taiwan have reduced the value of goods.
Chongqing Customs have indicated that they have taken effective measures to speed up customs clearance efficiency, and ensure fast and efficient import and export goods companies.