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2021-04-14 来源：新华社、中国新闻网 浏览量：513
The General Administration of Customs released data on the 13th. In the first quarter of this year, China's import and export of goods was 8.47 trillion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 29.2%.
Among them, exports were 4.61 trillion yuan, an increase of 38.7%; imports were 3.86 trillion yuan, an increase of 19.3%; the trade surplus was 759.29 billion yuan, an increase of 690.6%.
Imports of major commodities increased. In the first quarter, China imported 283 million tons of iron ore, an increase of 8%; crude oil was 139 million tons, an increase of 9.5%; and natural gas was 29.388 million tons, an increase of 19.6%. In the same period, imported soybeans were 21.178 million tons, an increase of 19%; corn was 6.727 million tons, an increase of 437.8%; wheat was 2.925 million tons, an increase of 131.2%.
In the first quarter, ASEAN, the European Union, the United States and Japan were China's top four trading partners, with imports and exports of 1.24 trillion yuan, 1.19 trillion yuan, 1.08 trillion yuan and 561.42 billion yuan, up 26.1%, 36.4%, 61.3% and 20.8% respectively.
In addition, China's imports and exports to countries along the “Belt and Road” and RCEP trading partners increased by 21.4% and 22.9% respectively. Among them, imports and exports to Vietnam, Indonesia, and Poland have achieved rapid growth.