Import and export of agricultural products in China from January to June 2022
By: Date: 2022-07-26 Categories: industrynews Tags: ,
From January to June, the import and export volume of China’s agricultural products reached 161.68 billion US dollars, an increase of 10.4%year-on-year. Among them, exports reached US $47.14 billion, an increase of 22.8%; Imports reached 114.54 billion US dollars, an increase of 6.0%; The trade deficit was US $67.4 billion, a decrease of 3.3%.
 
  1、 Grain
 
From January to June, grain imports were 32.241 million tons, a year-on-year decrease of 5.1%, and the import volume was US $11.37 billion, an increase of 14.0%; The export volume was 1.106 million tons, a decrease of 20.9%, and the export volume was US $550 million, a decrease of 12.3%; The net import was 31.035 million tons, a decrease of 4.4%.
 
  2、 Cotton, sugar
 
Cotton:1.122 million tons were imported from January to June, a year-on-year decrease of 26.4%; The import volume was 2.97 billion US dollars, an increase of 4.1%. In addition, the import of cotton yarn [1], an alternative product of cotton, was 728000 tons, a decrease of 35.7%.
 
Sugar:1.763 million tons were imported from January to June, a year-on-year decrease of 13.1%; The import volume was 870million US dollars, an increase of 20.3%.
 
 III. edible oilseeds and edible vegetable oil
 
Edible oilseeds:from January to June, the import volume was 48.478 million tons, a year-on-year decrease of 6.7%, and the import volume was 32.26 billion US dollars, an increase of 15.9%; The export volume was 545000 tons, an increase of 4.2%, and the export volume was 940 million US dollars, an increase of 10.4%; The trade deficit was US $31.32 billion, an increase of 16.1%.
 
Edible vegetable oil:from January to June, the import volume was 2.113 million tons, a year-on-year decrease of 66.5%, and the import volume was US $3.11 billion, a decrease of 48.7%; The export was 101000 tons, an increase of 2.1 times, and the export volume was 190million US dollars, an increase of 2.0 times; The trade deficit was US $2.92 billion, a decrease of 51.3%.
 
  4、 Vegetables and fruits
 
Vegetables:from January to June, exports reached 8.18 billion US dollars, an increase of 16.5%year on year; Imports amounted to US $500 million, a decrease of 21.9%; The trade surplus was $7.68 billion, an increase of 20.4%.
 
Fruit:from January to June, the export was 2.86 billion US dollars, a year-on-year decrease of 12.0%; Imports amounted to 9.56 billion US dollars, an increase of 15.4%; The trade deficit was US $6.7 billion, an increase of 33.1%.
 
  5、 Livestock products, aquatic products
 
Livestock products:from January to June, imports reached 24.42 billion US dollars, a year-on-year decrease of 9.4%; Exports reached 3.16 billion US dollars, an increase of 12.0%; The trade deficit was US $21.26 billion, a decrease of 11.9%.
 
Aquatic products:from January to June, the export was US $11.45 billion, an increase of 16.1%year on year; Imports reached US $10.2 billion, an increase of 28.7%; The trade surplus was $1.25 billion, a decrease of 35.6%.
 
Note:the data source of import and export volume of agricultural products is the official website of the General Administration of Customs of China. The trade data by varieties are compiled according to the classification caliber of agricultural products of the Ministry of agriculture and rural areas.
 
  [1] Cotton yarn belongs to industrial products in the statistical classification of import and export.