Trade in the first quarter appeared to reflect the recovery of economies and China’s stimulus measures, experts said. Photo: Bloomberg
Trade in the first quarter appeared to reflect the recovery of economies and China’s stimulus measures, experts said. Photo: Bloomberg

China-Africa trade leaps in first quarter on post-pandemic rebound

  • Figures show a rise of 27 per cent from the first quarter of 2020, when factories and ports closed to help contain the coronavirus
  • Chinese exports to Africa increased 39 per cent on the same period last year

Topic |   China-Africa relations
Trade in the first quarter appeared to reflect the recovery of economies and China’s stimulus measures, experts said. Photo: Bloomberg
Trade in the first quarter appeared to reflect the recovery of economies and China’s stimulus measures, experts said. Photo: Bloomberg
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