Proceedings of the 2016 7th International Conference on Education, Management, Computer and Medicine (EMCM 2016)

Ningbo International Trade and Its Influence on Economic Growth

Authors
Zhixiong Gao, Jing Peng, Shanbo Ma
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Zhixiong Gao
Available Online February 2017.
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https://doi.org/10.2991/emcm-16.2017.255How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Ningbo international trade; Economic growth; Trade competitiveness index;Trade structure
Abstract
As a coastal city, Ningbo is the main force to participate in the one belt and one road initiative. This paper analyzes the current situation of Ningbo international trade in aspect of composition of trade commodity, geographical distribution, the competitiveness of electromechanical and high-tech products. Based on 6 county-level cities panel data during 2005 to 2014, this paper also empirically studies the impact of trade on economic growth. The results demonstrate that Ningbo international trade has increased rapidly since 1985, its export or import market mainly concentrate in developed regions or close to Ningbo city, Ningbo exports labor intensive products and imports technology intensive ones, electromechanical products have stronger competitiveness. The empirical results prove a positive and significant impact of trade on economic growth.
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Proceedings
2016 7th International Conference on Education, Management, Computer and Medicine (EMCM 2016)
Part of series
Advances in Computer Science Research
Publication Date
February 2017
ISBN
978-94-6252-297-8
ISSN
2352-538X
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/emcm-16.2017.255How to use a DOI?
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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