Overview In September 2021 China exported $2.37B and imported $5.28B from Saudi Arabia, resulting in a negative trade balance of $2.92B. Between September 2020 and September 2021 the exports of China have increased by $359M (17.9%) from $2.01B to $2.37B, while imports increased by $1.6B (43.5%) from $3.68B to $5.28B.
Trade In September 2021, the top exports of China to Saudi Arabia were Cars ($175M), Commodities not elsewhere specified ($128M), Telephones ($117M), Other Furniture ($80.3M), and Light Fixtures ($71.6M). In September 2021 the top imports of China from Saudi Arabia were Crude Petroleum ($4.29B), Ethylene Polymers ($255M), Acyclic Alcohols ($203M), Cyclic Hydrocarbons ($56.2M), and Polyacetals ($52.9M).
Origins In September 2021 the exports of China were mainly from Guangdong Province ($654M), Zhejiang Province ($421M), Shandong Province ($248M), Jiangsu Province ($198M), and Fujian Province ($150M), while imports destinations were mainly Beijing ($2.46B), Zhejiang Province ($816M), Fujian Province ($499M), Liaoning Province ($455M), and Yunnan Province ($286M).
Growth In September 2021, the increase in China's year-by-year exports to Saudi Arabia was explained primarily by an increase in product exports in Commodities not elsewhere specified ($94.4M or 280%), Cars ($56.9M or 48.1%), and Telephones ($53.8M or 84.7%). In September 2021, the increase in China's year-by-year imports from Saudi Arabia was explained primarily by an increase in product imports in Crude Petroleum ($1.65B or 62.8%), Sulphur ($31M or 192%), and Petroleum Coke ($31M or 320%).