Shanghai exports climb 22pc in first 11 months

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 23 December, 1999, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 23 December, 1999, 12:00am

Shanghai's exports have risen 22.23 per cent year on year to US$16.9 billion in the first 11 months of the year. The Liberation Daily yesterday reported that imports surged 32.62 per cent year on year to $17.23 billion in the January-November period. The growth of the city's exports compared with a 6.6 per cent rise for the country in the January-November period, the newspaper said.