Recently, it was learned from the 2018 Guangxi Foreign Trade Import and Export Press Conference that Guangxi's foreign trade import and export reached 410.67 billion yuan last year, an increase of 5% over the previous year (the same below), and the scale of import and export hit a record high. The import and export of Nanning was 73.88 billion yuan, an increase of 21.7%, with a relatively higher growth rate.
In terms of trading partners, ASEAN countries have become the largest trading partners of Guangxi for 19 consecutive years, and the trading between Guangxi and Hong Kong, Macao has increasingly enhanced. In 2018, Guangxi’s import and export to ASEAN countries reached 206.15 billion yuan, up by 6.3%, accounting for 50.2%. The import and export to Hong Kong increased by 56.6%, and that to Macao increased by 3.3 times. In addition, the import and export to countries and regions participating in the “Belt and Road Initiative” amounted to 224.44 billion yuan, an increase of 4.6%, accounting for 54.7%.