Jiandong Shi – National University of Public Service, H-1083 Budapest, 2 Ludovika tér, Hungary

DOI: https://doi.org/10.31410/ERAZ.2019.69

5th International Conference – ERAZ 2019 – KNOWLEDGE BASED SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, Budapest – Hungary, May 23, 2019, CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

Published by: Association of Economists and Managers of the Balkans – Belgrade, Serbia
Conference partners: Faculty of Economics and Business, Mediterranean University, Montenegro; University of National and World Economy – Sofia, Bulgaria; Faculty of Commercial and Business Studies – Celje, Slovenia; Faculty of Applied Management, Economics and Finance – Belgrade, Serbia;

ISBN 978-86-80194-20-2, ISSN 2683-5568, DOI: https://doi.org/10.31410/ERAZ.2019


The Sino-US trade imbalance has become the most difficult problem of Sino-US bilateral
economic relation; it is the blasting fuse of bilateral economic and trade frictions. This current situation
results in the large Sino-US bilateral trade statistical gap that leads to the wrong understanding
of the scale of bilateral trade imbalance. This article plans to analyze the factors of Sino-US statistical
differences from the angle of trade statistics institution under the background of economic globalization.
Firstly, it makes a preliminary discussion of relative content of origin rule and analyses the influences
of origin rule to the comparability of foreign trade statistics. Thus, further discuss the factors
of Sino-US trade imbalance from larger scale and angles to provide beneficial references for studying
Sino-US bilateral trade statistical error problems.

Key words

Sino-US trade; trade imbalance; statistical difference; origin rule.


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