China's exports rose 8.5 percent to $295.42 billion in April

China's exports rose 8.5 per cent in dollar terms in April from a year earlier, continuing to outperform expectations.

China's imports and exports rose 1.1 percent in April to 500.63 billion U.S. dollars in dollar terms, data released by the General Administration of Customs on Tuesday showed. Among them, the export was 295.42 billion US dollars, up by 8.5%; Imports were US $205.21 billion, down 7.9%; The trade surplus increased by 82.3% to US $90.21 billion.