Between January and February this year, the foreign trade of goods of Jilin province reached 19.2 billion yuan, an increase of 7.2 percentage points higher than that of the whole country. Exports dropped 10% year-on-year to 4.59 billion yuan during the period, while imports increased 0.3% year-on-year to 14.61 billion yuan. Faw-Volkswagen, Zijin Copper, COFCO Bio-chemical (Jilin), Changchun Fawer-IHI, Valeo (Changchun), Jilin Meihua Amino Acid, Jilin Qixing Aluminum Industries, Jiliang Group, Changchun Haoyue, Fuyao Group (Changchun), Dongbao Group and other key enterprises have achieved a more than 10% growth.
Since this year, the foreign trade front of Jilin province has rolled out various policies and measures to stabilize the growth of foreign trade, encourage enterprises to increase their efforts in exploring international markets and support the rapid development of emerging forms of foreign trade. Jilin Provincial Commerce Department issued a notice on making efforts to support the foreign trade enterprises in the whole Jilin province to resume work and production, including establishing a supervision mechanism for the resumed-work enterprises and solving practical problems for them such as the protective materials shortage, international logistics and enterprise financing in the process of the work and production resumption.