Ministry of Commerce

China Is Negotiating 12 Free Trade Pacts; Invite From the US Awaits

China Is Negotiating 12 Free Trade Pacts; Invite From the US Awaits

China is forging ahead to surround itself with free trade pacts, according to its commerce ministry. The country has also received…

Sep 14, 2018
Guo Liqin
Chinese Commerce Ministry Says Consumption Is not on Way Down

Chinese Commerce Ministry Says Consumption Is not on Way Down

The Chinese Ministry of Commerce has described comments suggesting that the country’s consumers are spending less money as biased.

Sep 7, 2018
Xu Wei
Growth of Foreign Used Capital in China Hits Record High on Easing Ownership Rules

Growth of Foreign Used Capital in China Hits Record High on Easing Ownership Rules

Last month, China's inbound foreign investment rose to a record high of this year on good momentum brought forth by…

Aug 16, 2018
Liu Jing & Liao Shumin
China's Trade Growth Exceeded Major Economies to a New Record

China's Trade Growth Exceeded Major Economies to a New Record

China's Trade Growth Exceeded Major Economies to a New Record. The growth rate of China's trade rose to a higher…

Aug 14, 2018
Liu Jing & Liao Shumin
U.S. Should Treat Chinese Investors Objectively, Fairly: MOC

U.S. Should Treat Chinese Investors Objectively, Fairly: MOC

China hopes the United States will treat Chinese investors objectively and fairly, China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) said Tuesday, as…

Aug 14, 2018
Xinhua
China’s First-Half Trade in Services Hit Record High on Market Opening

China’s First-Half Trade in Services Hit Record High on Market Opening

China’s service trade hit a record high in the first half of the year with total imports and exports reaching CNY2.53 trillion (USD370 billion), up 8.5 percent annually.

Aug 8, 2018
Xu Wei
U.S. Tariff Plan Doomed to Be Futile: MOC

U.S. Tariff Plan Doomed to Be Futile: MOC

The United States is playing hard and soft tactics with China on the trade issue, however, such a two-faced approach…

Aug 3, 2018
Xinhua
China’s Commerce Ministry Shortens Lockup for Foreign Investment in A-Shares

China’s Commerce Ministry Shortens Lockup for Foreign Investment in A-Shares

China’s commerce ministry will revise regulations for foreign investors in mainland-listed companies to shorten the lock-up period for A-shares to 12 months from its current three years.

Jul 31, 2018
Liao Shumin
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