I. silk trade in October
According to statistics from the European Union statistics office, the trade volume of silk goods in October was 453 million us dollars, up by 4.99% month on month and 2.61% year on year.
Among them, the import volume was 134 million us dollars, down 0.04% month on month and 6.82% year on year.
Exports were $319 million, up 7.25% month-on-month and 7.18% year-over-year.
The specific commodity composition is as follows:
Imports: the amount of silk was $17.292 million, down 16.28% from the previous month and 4.56% from the previous year. The quantity was 261 tons, down 18.18% from the previous month and 16.88% from the previous year.
The amount of silks and satins was us $41.408 million, down 2.72% from the previous month and up 6.72% from the previous year.
The amount of finished goods was us $75,493,700, up 6.3 per cent month-on-month and down 13.32 per cent year-on-year.
Export: the amount of silk was $7,801,100, with a year-on-year growth of 55.22% and 35.5%, respectively. The amount of silk was 109 tons, with a month-on-month growth of 62.69% and a year-on-year growth of 28.24%.
The amount of silks and satins was us $78.1105 million, up 40.25% month-on-month and down 2.12% year-on-year.
The amount of manufactured goods was $233 million, down 1.53 percent month-on-month and up 9.91 percent year-on-year.
Ii. Silk trade from January to October
From January to October, Italy's silk trade volume was 4.619 billion us dollars, up 6.53 percent year-on-year.
Among them, the import volume was 1.495 billion usd, up by 8.32% year on year.
Exports were $3.124 billion, up 5.69 percent year-on-year.
The details are as follows:
The imported commodities were worth 181 million us dollars, up 16.28% and 2,877 tons, down 0.03%.
There were 370 million silks and satins, up 0.92% year on year.
Manufactured goods totaled us $944 million, up 10.05 percent year-on-year.
Import main sources for China (amount is $387 million, up 6.73% year on year, more than 25.9%), France (amount is $230 million, up 62.05% year on year, more than 15.38%), Romania (amount is $127 million, fell 2.82% year on year, more than 8.51%), Turkey (the amount of $108 million, fell 18.22% year on year, accounted for 7.2%), Germany (amount is $79.9897 million, up 19.55% from a year earlier, accounting for more than 5.35%.
The above five sources account for 62.34% of the total.
The export commodity composition was 55.5692 million usd, up 21.35% year on year, and the quantity was 770 tons, up 2.26% year on year.
Silks and satins totaled 615 million yuan, up 3.44 percent year-on-year.
Manufactured goods totaled us $2.454 billion, up 5.96 percent year-on-year.
Mainly export market for Hong Kong (amount is $341 million, up 20.38% year on year, accounted for 10.91%), France (amount is $328 million, up 9.06% year on year, accounted for 10.49%), the United States (the amount is $256 million, up 7.82% year on year, more than 8.2%), Germany (the amount of $202 million, fell 1.45% year on year, accounted for 6.47%), Switzerland (amount is $193 million, up 9.56% year on year, accounted for 6.16%).
The above five markets account for 42.23% of the total.