Chinese Customs Administration: trade with Russia increased by 33.6% to $ 130.428 billion
Trade between Russia and China increased in 2021 by 33.6 percent over the same period in 2020 and reached $ 130.428 billion. This was reported by the PRC General Customs Department, RIA Novosti reports.
Exports from China to Russia increased by 31.3 percent in annual terms and amounts to $ 59.44 billion, from Russia to China – by 35.5 percent to 70.98 billion.
In November, trade between states amounted to $ 14.744 billion, goods worth 6.54 billion were imported to Russia, and 8.2 billion were delivered.
Earlier, Kommersant reported that the closure of railway border crossings on the border with China for all cargo, except for container cargo, would hit the export of Russian timber. China closed the Grodekovo-Suifenhe and Zabaikalsk-Manchuria railway border crossings due to the worsening situation with the coronavirus.