Overall global trade in goods critical for fighting the coronavirus, such as face masks, ventilators, sterilizers and ultrasonic scanners, grew by 31 per cent in 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE Overall global trade in goods critical for fighting the coronavirus, such as face masks, ventilators, sterilizers and ultrasonic scanners, grew by 31 per cent in 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE
Overall global trade in goods critical for fighting the coronavirus, such as face masks, ventilators, sterilizers and ultrasonic scanners, grew by 31 per cent in 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE
China trade

China’s exports of coronavirus-critical medical products nearly tripled in 2020, with US$105 billion in goods shipped

  • Global trade in medical goods hit US$2.3 trillion in 2020 as the world responded to the coronavirus outbreak
  • Chinese exports of products critical to combating Covid-19 surged from US$38 billion in 2019 to US$105 billion in 2020, according to the World Trade Organization (WTO)

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Overall global trade in goods critical for fighting the coronavirus, such as face masks, ventilators, sterilizers and ultrasonic scanners, grew by 31 per cent in 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE Overall global trade in goods critical for fighting the coronavirus, such as face masks, ventilators, sterilizers and ultrasonic scanners, grew by 31 per cent in 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE
Overall global trade in goods critical for fighting the coronavirus, such as face masks, ventilators, sterilizers and ultrasonic scanners, grew by 31 per cent in 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE
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