Ministry of Commerce

China Probes EU, Japanese Stainless Steel Billets, Coils for Dumping

China Probes EU, Japanese Stainless Steel Billets, Coils for Dumping

China will start an anti-dumping check of imports of stainless steel billets and hot-rolled stainless steel plate coils from the EU, Japan, Korea and Indonesia, its commerce ministry announced today.

Jul 23, 2018
Liu Jing & Liao Shumin
China Hits South Korea, Japan With Interim Dumping Duty on Nitrile Rubber

China Hits South Korea, Japan With Interim Dumping Duty on Nitrile Rubber

China Hits South Korea, Japan With Interim Dumping Duty on Nitrile Rubber. China’s commerce ministry has imposed temporary anti-dumping measures…

Jul 16, 2018
Liu Jing & Liao Shumin
It Won’t Be China That Shoots First in Trade War, Beijing Says

It Won’t Be China That Shoots First in Trade War, Beijing Says

China would never fire the starting salvo in a trade war, the country’s commerce ministry said, as the United States gears up to slap punitive tariffs on USD34 billion of Chinese imports tomorrow.

Jul 5, 2018
Liao Shumin
China’s TV Shopping Sales Fell for Second Year in 2017, Ministry Says

China’s TV Shopping Sales Fell for Second Year in 2017, Ministry Says

Sales at all 34 of China’s teleshopping companies dipped for a second year in a row last year, though the…

Jun 25, 2018
Dou Shicong
'Capricious' Washington's Trade War Prompts Will Hurt US Farmers, China's Commerce Ministry Says

'Capricious' Washington's Trade War Prompts Will Hurt US Farmers, China's Commerce Ministry Says

China has stepped up its rhetorics regarding a US trade tiff while saying that the US is accustomed to holding…

Jun 21, 2018
Liao Shumin
China Says Rise in Foreign Trade Is Not Related to Firms’ ‘Export Rush’ Ahead of US Tariffs

China Says Rise in Foreign Trade Is Not Related to Firms’ ‘Export Rush’ Ahead of US Tariffs

China Says Rise in Foreign Trade Is Not Related to Firms’ ‘Export Rush’ Ahead of US Tariffs. Some firms’ so-called…

Jun 14, 2018
Liao Shuming
China Says U.S. Trade Move Contrary to Bilateral Consensuses

China Says U.S. Trade Move Contrary to Bilateral Consensuses

China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) said Tuesday that the U.S. statement is contrary to the consensuses the two sides have previously reached in Washington.

May 30, 2018
Xinhua
A Third of Chinese Consumers Plan to Spend More on Imported Goods This Year

A Third of Chinese Consumers Plan to Spend More on Imported Goods This Year

Almost a third of Chinese consumers plan to increase spending on imported commodities over the next six months as they look to make safer, higher-quality purchases.

May 29, 2018
Dou Shicong
China Halts Anti-Dumping Probe Into US Sorghum Imports

China Halts Anti-Dumping Probe Into US Sorghum Imports

China halted an anti-dumping investigation into sorghum imported from the US and return the temporary anti-dumping deposits previously collected at Chinese customs, the ministry of commerce said.

May 18, 2018
Liao Shumin
China Says It’s Ready for the Worst as US Mulls Tech Investment Limits

China Says It’s Ready for the Worst as US Mulls Tech Investment Limits

China is prepared for the worst, its commerce ministry has said in response to the possibility that the United States…

Apr 26, 2018
Tang Shihua
US to Target China’s High-Tech Companies Including Alibaba, Warns Former Vice Minister

US to Target China’s High-Tech Companies Including Alibaba, Warns Former Vice Minister

The US sanctions may follow a new wave, targeting China's high-end communications companies and network platforms including Huawei Technologies…

Apr 25, 2018
Liao Shumin
China Disputes Claims That It Is Opening Up Too Slowly

China Disputes Claims That It Is Opening Up Too Slowly

China has been honoring its commitments to open up markets since it joined the World Trade Organization, its commerce ministry claimed today, saying anything to the contrary is mere skepticism.

Mar 29, 2018
Xu Wei