The volume of trade between Russia and China rose in April by 15%

Moscow. May 8. INTERFAX.RU the Volume of trade between China and Russia in April of current year has grown on 15% in comparison with April of 2016, reaching $of 6.59 billion, according to Chinese customs.

China’s exports to Russia during this period amounted to $3,21 billion, import from Russia – $3,37 billion.

In January-April 2017 the volume of bilateral trade between China and Russia reached $24.7 billion, having increased at an annual rate of 26.2%.

The whole foreign trade of China’s exports in April increased to $180 billion, having increased in comparison with March by 8% in March against growth of 16.4%. It was also noted the slowdown in import growth. It increased in April by 11.9% to $1.4 billion, while in March the growth was 20.4%.