Fri. Jan 22nd, 2021

The value of Hong Kong’s total exports fell to $344.7 billion in October, down 1.1% compared with the same month last year, the Census & Statistics Department announced today.

The value of goods imports rose 0.6% to $381.4 billion year-on-year in the same month.

A trade deficit of $36.8 billion, or 9.6% of the value of imports, was recorded for the period.

Comparing the three-month period ending October with the preceding three months on a seasonally adjusted basis, the value of exports rose 5.8% while that of imports increased by 5.3%.

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