From January to November in 2021, Lu'an achieved imports and exports of US$1.36 billion, a year-on-year increase of 43.6 percent, which is 7.4 percentage points higher than the provincial average and 12.3 percentage points higher than the national average.
Multiple measures have been taken to stabilize foreign trade growth in the city.
It guides and assists enterprises to carry out foreign trade business, and promotes the steady growth of the city's foreign trade business entities. Since the beginning of 2021, 162 enterprises have been guided to file for import and export, and 44 new import and export enterprises have been added.
It encourages foreign trade companies to participate in domestic and foreign exhibitions to find customers and get orders. 76 companies in Lu'an went to participate in the Canton Fair, achieving a transaction of 40 million US dollars.
It formulates, improves and advertises foreign trade promotion policies, and implements relevant policies in a timely manner.
It also visits key foreign trade companies, solves corporate problems in a timely manner, and stabilizes corporate operations.