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HK Trade Rises

HK Trade RisesHK Trade Rises

Hong Kong’s exports and imports of increased in March at a double-digit rate, continuing the growth of trade from the month before, Yahoo reported. Exports grew by 16.9%, while imports gained by 13%, the census and statistics department reported. Exports including reexports and domestic exports grew to HK$321.9 billion, after a year-on-year increase of 18.2% in February. Re-exports increased by 16.9% to HK$317.7 billion, while domestic exports grew by 16.8% to HK$4.2 billion. Imports increased to HK$364.2 billion, after a year-on-year increase of 25.4% in February. Hong Kong recorded a trade deficit of HK$42.3 billion.


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