China overtakes US as world's biggest goods trader

Posted By:
Subscribe to GoodReturns

 China overtakes US as world's biggest goods trader
China has emerged as the world's biggest goods trading nation, overtaking the United States despite downturn in export due to slump in global trade, the country's Customs Department has said.

According to the data released by the Department, China's combined imports and exports reached USD 3.87 trillion in 2012, edging past United States USD 3.82 trillion in goods estimated by the US Commerce Department.

PTI

Read more about: china
Please Wait while comments are loading...
Company Search
Enter the first few characters of the company's name or the NSE symbol or BSE code and click 'Go'

Thousands of Goodreturn readers receive our evening newsletter.
Have you subscribed?