China Post Express Logistics announced on Feb 15 that postal services in some countries and regions were temporarily suspended from sending mail to the Chinese mainland. However, China Post has still been able to carry out most cross-border logistics business despite the novel coronavirus epidemic.
The 30th East China Fair scheduled from March 1 to 4 will be postponed.
The US government announced on Aug 15 that it will impose additional tariffs of 10 percent on Chinese goods worth about $300 billion in two batches, effective from Sept 1 and Dec 15, respectively.
The China National Textile and Apparel Council said that, since 2019, due to the weakening of the international economy and the rising risk and an unstable trade environment, the export pressure of the textile industry has increased significantly from the same period last year.
The names of six new pilot free trade zones which have recently completed the government approval process are expected to be released soon, China Securities Journal reported in July.
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