Chongqing’s 2012 foreign trade volume up 11.3pc to 5.16 million tonnes
|October 8, 2012||Posted by Ocean Shipping Communication China under Trade News||
FROM January to August, Chongqing recorded an international cargo volume of 5.16 million tonnes, 11.3 per cent higher over the same period in 2011.
Containerised import and export cargo amounted to 207,000 TEU, 24.7 per cent more than a year ago. Ground-transport foreign trade cargo rocketed 149.3 per cent to 44,000 tonnes. Airborne trade cargo surged 81 per cent to 57,000 tonnes. Waterway imports and exports grew 10.3 per cent to 5.06 million tonnes.