Apr. 2 - The top five export regions in China saw mixed increases in their exports in the first two months of this year, according to the latest statistics released by the National Development and Reform Commission.
Guangdong Province, the country's biggest export region, recorded a 32.4% growth in exports, which stood at US$97.2 billion in the period. The growth rate was 31.7 percentage points than in the same period of 2012.
East China's Jiangsu Province came in second with export value of US$45.1 billion from January to February, which grew only 6.6% YoY, compared with a 2.8% increase in the first two months of 2012.
The exports of Zhejiang Province and Shandong Province were US$37.4 billion and US$18.6 billion in the two-month period, up 26.8% and 5.4% YoY, accelerating by 24.3 percentage points and 0.7 percentage points, respectively,
Shanghai saw exports rise 7.1% YoY to US$32 billion in the first two months, and the growth rate was 2.3 percentage points lower than in the same period of 2012.