China's exports up 1.4 pct, imports down 12.7 pct in May
People's Daily


A worker walks past containers at a port after the lockdown was lifted in Wuhan, capital of Hubei Province and China's epicenter of the COVID-19 outbreak, April 12, 2020. (Photo: CGTN)

BEIJING, June 7 (Xinhua) -- China's exports rose 1.4 percent year on year in yuan terms in May while imports fell 12.7 percent, official data showed Sunday.

Foreign trade of goods decreased 4.9 percent year on year in the first five months to 11.54 trillion yuan (about 1.63 trillion U.S. dollars), the General Administration of Customs said.