The trade turnover between Russia and China in January-February 2021 increased by 8.5% compared to the same period last year.
This was reported by RIA Novosti with reference to the data of the Main Customs Administration of the PRC.
It is noted that the trade turnover amounted to $ 18.78 billion.
Chinese exports to Russia for the reporting period increased by 48% in annual terms.
On February 25, the press secretary of the Russian president Dmitry Peskov said that Russia welcomes China’s victory over absolute poverty, won in spite of the pandemic.