According to customs statistics released by 1 ~ June China’s machine tool industry in total exports of 2.13 billion U.S. dollars, down 36.2%. Monthly exports increased month by month since the beginning in February, in June to reach 380 million U.S. dollars, down 37.5%, chain 4.5%, monthly chain showed positive growth for two consecutive months. Exports fell in the whole industry circumstances, the individual industry rebound in exports in more stable state. Such as the annex to the monthly export ring fixture than the 4 consecutive months of positive growth, numerical control equipment and abrasives industry for 2 months, a total of 3 months of positive growth, and growth rate are larger.
By the policy implications of domestic market demand, imports of machine tools in June the amount of 990 million U.S. dollars, down 3.9%, chain rose 41.8%, monthly imports increased obviously, is a 2009 and 2008 since the closest month-ago levels, but also nearly 8 months, the highest value. Mainly metal processing machine tool imports increased quickly, and monthly imports reached 660 million U.S. dollars, an increase of 10.7%. The amount of the first half of the whole industry imported a total of 4.83 billion U.S. dollars, down 18.5%, a decline of more than 1 year in May total increased by 3.1 percentage points.