China's imports surge 26.3 pct, exports rise 20.1 pct in Oct.

09.11.2018

China's imports surged 26.3 percent year on year in October, while exports rose 20.1 percent, with the pace of growth both beating expectations, data showed Thursday.

The increases also accelerated from the 17.4-percent growth for imports seen in September and a rise of 17 percent for exports.

Trade surplus stood at 233.63...