【双语新闻】去年河南省进出口总值5711.6亿元 再创新高 连续3年保持5000亿元以上
A Breakthrough: Henan’s Gross Output Value of Import and Export Trade Exceeds 500 Billion Yuan for 3 Consecutive Years, Reaching 571.16 Billion Yuan
去年河南省进出口总值5711.6亿元 再创新高 连续3年保持5000亿元以上
On January 17, statistics released by Zhengzhou Customs showed that the gross output value of import and export trade of last year reached 571.16 billion yuan with a year-on-year increase of 3.6 percent, 0.2 percentage points higher than the national average (3.4 percent), still sitting top of all the six central provinces with a total foreign trade exceeding 500 billion yuan for 3 consecutive years.
Henan’s gross output value of import and export trade totaled 571.16 billion yuan in 2019, reaching a record high, of which the export volume accounted for 375.46 billion yuan with an increase of 4.9 percent; the import volume reached 195.7 billion yuan with the growth of 1.2 percent; and the trade surplus of 179.76 billion yuan increased by 9.2 percent.
As introduced by the principal of Zhengzhou Customs, in 2019, Henan’s foreign trade is featured by the following four points:
To begin with, private enterprises’ import and export business maintained a double-digit growth and foreign-invested enterprises still occupied a dominant position. In 2019, the foreign-invested enterprises’ import and export trade decreased 0.5 percent to 354.32 billion yuan, accounting for 62 percent of Henan’s total foreign trade over the same period of 2018; the private enterprises increased by 12.9 percent to 169.64 billion yuan, occupying 29.7 percent of the total foreign trade; the state-owned enterprises totaled 45.29 billion yuan, increased by 1.6 percent.
Second, the US, ASEAN, the EU and Latin America were still Henan’s main trade partners. The growth rate of Henan’s import and export trade to countries along the Belt and Road was on the fast track, reaching 136.21 billion yuan with an increase of 14.6 percent.
Third, exports of mechanical and electrical products, labor-intensive products, agricultural products and consumer goods kept growing, accounting for 85.7 percent of Henan’s total export value. As Henan’s largest export commodity, the annual export of mobile phones reached 218.31 billion yuan with an increase of 3.2 percent, accounting for 58.1 percent of Henan’s total export value.
Finally, the imports of mechanical and electrical products occupied a high proportion with resources and consumer goods maintaining a positive growth trend. As Henan’s largest import commodity, the annual import of integrated circuits totaled 69.49 billion yuan, accounting for 35.5 percent of Henan’s total import value. The imports of consumer’s goods reached 13.18 billion yuan with an increase of 21.3 percent.
机电产品进口占比较高，资源类、消费品等进口保持良好增长态势。其中，进口集成电路产品694.9亿元，占全省进口总值的35.5%，是河南最大的进口商品；消费品进口131.8亿元，增长21.3%。（记者赵振杰 编译赵汉青 审校焦丹）