Overview In December 2022, China exported $2.1B and imported $281M from Pakistan, resulting in a positive trade balance of $1.82B. Between December 2021 and December 2022 the exports of China have decreased by $-600M (-22.3%) from $2.7B to $2.1B, while imports decreased by $-83.7M (-22.9%) from $365M to $281M.
Trade In December 2022, the top exports of China to Pakistan were Refined Petroleum ($180M), Telephones ($139M), Synthetic Filament Yarn Woven Fabric ($120M), Semiconductor Devices ($73M), and Non-Retail Synthetic Filament Yarn ($52.7M). In December 2022 the top imports of China from Pakistan were Rice ($70.9M), Non-Retail Pure Cotton Yarn ($70.9M), Refined Copper ($56.4M), Other Oily Seeds ($39.9M), and Zinc Ore ($29.3M).
Origins In December 2022 the exports of China were mainly from Zhejiang Province ($429M), Guangdong Province ($255M), Shandong Province ($224M), Beijing ($195M), and Jiangsu Province ($183M), while imports destinations were mainly Zhejiang Province ($110M), Beijing ($34.5M), Guangdong Province ($33.4M), Shanghai Province ($23.8M), and Jiangsu Province ($16M).
Growth In December 2022, the decrease in China's year-by-year exports to Pakistan was explained primarily by an decrease in product exports in Flat Flat-Rolled Steel ($-78M or -94.9%), Telephones ($-23.9M or -14.7%), and Electric Motor Parts ($-21.7M or -85%). In December 2022, the decrease in China's year-by-year imports from Pakistan was explained primarily by an decrease in product imports in Lead Ore ($-13.8M or -85.5%), Zinc Ore ($-12.4M or -29.8%), and Rice ($-7.59M or -9.67%).