General Administration of Customs: Export increased 21.3% in March, import decreased 1.8%, trade surplus expanded 75.2% in the first quarter.

Foreign trade data released in March, priced in RMB, exports increased by 21.3% year-on-year, and imports fell by 1.8% year-on-year. In the first quarter of this year, China's foreign trade import and export value was 7.01 trillion yuan, an increase of 3.7% over the same period last year. Among them, exports were 3.77 trillion yuan, up 6.7%; imports were 3.24 trillion yuan, up 0.3%; trade surplus was 529.67 billion yuan, up 75.2%.