Ningbo port of foreign trade in the first quarter report. Statistics show that in the first quarter of 2016, the port of ningbo import and export amounted to 251.11 billion yuan, down 6.6% year-on-year, the export of 190.82 billion yuan, down 1.8% year-on-year. Import and export of private enterprises grow 2.4% performed significantly better than other business types.
The European Union and the United States is still the ningbo port in the first two big trading partners, trade volume of 54.18 billion yuan and 41.37 billion yuan respectively, fell by 3.5% and 5.8% respectively compared to the same. At the same time, ningbo port to the association of south-east Asian nations (asean) to achieve import and export of 19.26 billion yuan, grows 9.3. With preferential tariffs, ningbo port for part of the fta national and regional trade continued to heat up, in the first quarter of the association of south-east Asian nations (asean), Australia and Pakistan's exports growth, 12.4, 13.2% and 13.2% respectively.
Influenced by prices continued downward, the import of resources-type commodity continue to slump, and the agricultural imports is contrarian jumped by 36.3%. Represented by milk powder, fruit imports of consumer goods, market prospects look good. Including import 3534 tons of milk powder alone, value 280 million yuan, year-on-year growth of 96.4% and 87.5%, respectively, in New Zealand as the main source of imports.
Exports of key commodities, and mechanical and electrical products and a slight drop in textile and garment, fist product price down steel exports. Steel exports of 2016 tons in the first quarter of 2016, ningbo port, the value of 1.64 billion yuan, down 3.4% and 13.1% respectively compared to the same, the main export to asean, India, the United States and the European Union.