Xiamen ranks fifth on list of foreign trade cities
China Customs magazine recently published its annual list of Top 100 Foreign Trade Cities in China. Xiamen ranked fifth in foreign trade comprehensive competitiveness for 2017, moving up two places year-on-year.
The rankings are based on a range of 25 indicators in five categories, including foreign trade volume, structure, efficiency, development and future potential.
Combined import and export volume through Xiamen reached 581 billion yuan in 2017, up 14.2 percent year-over-year and exceeding Fujian's annual targets for the year.
Photo by He Bingjing