2nd LD-Writethru: China's exports up 6.5 pct in first three quarters
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
BEIJING, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) -- China's exports went up 6.5 percent year on year to 11.86 trillion yuan (about 1.72 trillion U.S. dollars) in the first three quarters of 2018, General Administration of Customs (GAC) data showed Friday.
The trade surplus was narrowed by 28.3 percent to 1.44 trillion yuan in the first three quarters.
Exports of electro-mechanical products increased by 7.8 percent to 6.91 trillion yuan, taking up 58.3 percent of China's total export value, said GAC spokesperson Li Kui ...