China Trade and External Economic Statistical Yearbook 2018 Download
Yearbook English title：China Trade and External Economic Statistical Yearbook 2018
Published Date :12/2018
Frequency : Annually
Language : English and Chinese bilingual
Availability : Printed Version；Electronic Version（PDF）
Ⅰ.2018 China Trade and External Economic Statistical Yearbook reflects the situation of China in thedevelopment of the domestic and foreign trade,the external economic transactions and the tourism syntheticallyThe yearbook covers the main data of the domestic trade,balance of payments,foreign trade,utilization of foreigncapital,overseas direct investment and economic cooperation,and tourism of China in 2017,and embodies the datafrom national level and all the provinces,autonomous regions and municipalities.It also lists the time seriesrelative data of important indicators by years Ⅱ.The yearbook contains the following 9 chapters:1.Integration;2.Consumer Goods Market;3.Wholsale andRetail Trades;4.Hotels and Catering Services;5.Balance of Payments;6.Foreign Trade;7.Utilization of ForeignCapital;8.Overseas Direct Investment and Economic Cooperation;9.Tourism.In addition,Explanatory Notes onMain Statistical Indicators are provided at the end of book Ⅲ.The national data in the book do not include that of Hongkong Special Administrative Region,MacaoSpecial Administrative Region and Taiwan Province. Ⅳ.The major sources of data except these in the domestic trade are the regular statistical reporting formsprovided by the relevant departments such as the Ministry of Commerce,the General Administration of Customs,the State Administration of Foreign Exchange,the Ministry of Public Security,the Ministry of Culture andTourism,the State Administration for Market Regulation.The book is edited by the Department of Trade andExternal Economic Relation Statistics of the National Bureau of Statistics.Since the functions of departmentsmentioned above are different,the requirement,the scope,the calculating specification and the method of statisticsare not in the same,and some of the figures may not be in conformity.Readers who want to use the data pleaseconsult the explanatory note. Ⅴ.The units of measurement used in this yearbook are internationally standard measurement units. Ⅵ.Notations used in the yearbook:(blank space) indicates that the figure is not large enough to be measuredwith the smallest unit in the table,or data are unknown or are not available;”#” indicates a major breakdown ofthe total;and “*” or “①” indicates footnotes at the end of the table Ⅶ.The data belong to 2017 in the table of without year in the yearbook.