Concerns have been raised about how a recent outbreak of coronavirus will affect shipping traffic at Shenzhen’s Yantian port (above). Photo: Getty Images Concerns have been raised about how a recent outbreak of coronavirus will affect shipping traffic at Shenzhen’s Yantian port (above). Photo: Getty Images
Concerns have been raised about how a recent outbreak of coronavirus will affect shipping traffic at Shenzhen’s Yantian port (above). Photo: Getty Images
China trade

China trade: coronavirus outbreak threatens temporary ‘shock’ after May figures fell short of expectations

  • Guangdong province accounts for a significant portion of China’s total exports, but analysts say recent outbreaks may slow turnover through this month
  • Rise in imports in May reflected an increase not in volume, but in value, which could have been inflated due to much higher commodity prices last month

Topic |   China trade
Concerns have been raised about how a recent outbreak of coronavirus will affect shipping traffic at Shenzhen’s Yantian port (above). Photo: Getty Images Concerns have been raised about how a recent outbreak of coronavirus will affect shipping traffic at Shenzhen’s Yantian port (above). Photo: Getty Images
Concerns have been raised about how a recent outbreak of coronavirus will affect shipping traffic at Shenzhen’s Yantian port (above). Photo: Getty Images
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