Exports and Imports Structure
Publication date: 01 November 2018, GMT
Reporting period: 2002 - 2017
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Structure of Exports from China, Hong-Kong to China in 2016

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Source: United Nations International Trade Statistics Database, Department of Economic and Social Affairs/Statistics Division (https://comtrade.un.org)

In 2016, exports from China, Hong-Kong to China amounted to $ 285 billion. The main exported product from China, Hong-Kong to China in 2016 (30%) was commodity group 8542 "Electronic integrated circuits and microassemblies." - the value of exports of this group amounted to $ 88 billion.

Also, structure of Exports from China, Hong-Kong to China in 2016 includes the following principal commodities:

  • 12.2% ($ 35 billion) - 7108 - Gold (including gold plated with platinum) unwrought or in semi-manufactured forms, or in powder form.
  • 9.79% ($ 27 billion) - 8517 - Electrical apparatus for line telephony or line telegraphy, including line telephone sets with cordless handsets and telecommunication apparatus for carrier-current line systems or for digital line systems; videophones.
  • 5.07% ($ 14.4 billion) - 8473 - Parts and accessories (other than covers, carrying cases and the like) suitable for use solely or principally with machines of headings 84.69 to 84.72.
  • 3.38% ($ 9.65 billion) - 8541 - Diodes, transistors and similar semiconductor devices; photosensitive semiconductor devices, including photovoltaic cells whether or not assembled in modules or made up into panels; light emitting diodes; mounted piezo-electric crystals.
  • 2.95% ($ 8.44 billion) - 8529 - Parts suitable for use solely or principally with the apparatus of headings 85.25 to 85.28.
  • 2.8% ($ 7.99 billion) - 8471 - Automatic data processing machines and units thereof; magnetic or optical readers, machines for transcribing data onto data media in coded form and machines for processing such data, not elsewhere specified or included.
  • 1.94% ($ 5.55 billion) - 8536 - Electrical apparatus for switching or protecting electrical circuits, or for making connections to or in electrical circuits (for example, switches, relays, fuses, surge suppressors, plugs, sockets, lamp-holders, junction boxes), for a voltage not exceeding 1,000 volts.
  • 1.79% ($ 5.11 billion) - 8534 - Printed circuits.
  • 1.65% ($ 4.73 billion) - 8504 - Electrical transformers, static converters (for example, rectifiers) and inductors.
  • The data set presents the structure of imports or exports of goods with the details up to the fourth level of aggregation of the harmonized system for the description and coding of goods HS2012. In total, there are 1,245 commodity groups at the 4th level of the HS2012 classification. Using this set of data it is possible to obtain information about both the general structure of imports into the country (or exports from the country) and the structure of trade flows to / from a single trading partner.