Nov. 14, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Southwest China's Chongqing Municipality saw its export and import value surge 110% YoY to US$45.31 billion in the first ten months of this year, according to the latest statistics released by the Chongqing
In the first ten months, the city saw its export value hit US$33.23 billion, reflecting a YoY increase of 140%, while its import value for the period hit US$12.08 billion.
The value of foreign trade under processing trade was US$13.69 billion in the ten-month period, up 200% and from a year earlier, while its foreign trade under general trade rose 120% YoY to US$24.84 billion.
From January to October, the city's export of mechanical and electrical products jumped 130% YoY to US$21.45 billion, while the import of mechanical and electrical products reached US$9.46 billion, up 78.4% from a year earlier.
Chongqing exported 29.03 million units of laptops during the ten-month period, 190% more than it realized in the same period of 2011.