China's Exports Decline as Trade Surplus Swells to Record

  • Exports drop 11.2%, imports fall 18.8%, leaving record surplus
  • Yuan strengthens, stocks slide upon reopening from holiday

Yuan Rally Unlikely to Last: Panmure Gordon

A slide in China’s exports in January was eclipsed by an even bigger tumble in imports, leaving a record trade surplus for the world’s biggest trading nation.

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