The coronavirus was virtually driven out of China on Monday, November 16. The country is consuming again and exports have jumped, in particular thanks to medical equipment sold in mass.
China is running at full speed. Today, 25% of world exports come from the country, against 21% last year. “We are the first to be healed, and our economy is back on track“, assure Yao Jingyuan, Chinese government analyst. The production of protective masks brought in 34 billion euros in the country. The country has also sold coveralls and other medical products against Covid-19.
The factory of the world
While part of the rest of the world is under lockdown, China has never manufactured and sold more household products, such as indoor bikes, computers, televisions or Hi-Fi equipment. Exports China, meanwhile, rose nearly 10% in October. “China’s dominance in manufacturing is intact. In times of Covid-19, the Middle Kingdom remains the factory of the world“, Reports Arnauld Miguet, journalist for France Télévisions China.