In the first eight months of this year, China's export of electronic information products reached 276.37 billion U.S. dollars, up 26.2 percent year-on-year, according to a report from the Ministry of Information Industry.
The export of electronic information products accounted for 36.1 percent of the country's total export during the period, and contributed 34.5 percent to national export growth, the report said.
Of the total export volume of electronic information products, 186.03 billion dollars or 67.3 percent was achieved by foreign companies in China, up 27.3 percent year-on-year, while 45.55 billion dollars or 16.5 percent belonged to Sino-foreign joint ventures, up 19.1 percent.
Statistics show that during the period China's total export and import volume of electronic information products was 490.16 billion dollars, up 23.5 percent year-on-year. The import volume was 213.79 billion dollars, up 20.1 percent and accounted for 35.4 percent of the country's total import.