China’s Trade Surplus with US Grew 17.2 Percent in 2018

Trade surplus of China with the US grew 17.2 per cent in 2018, widening from the previous year at a crucial time for trade talks between the two countries, official data showed on Monday.

Exports to the United States grew 11.3 per cent for the year while imports rose 0.7 per cent, expanding trade surplus of China to $323.3 billion from $275.8 billion in 2017.