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The US state of Oregon is experiencing record exports and growing imports from China despite tensions between the United States and China. China is Oregon's largest trading partner, and the state is China's fourth-largest source for imports. Last year, Oregon's exports to China were worth about $9.5 billion, an increase of 32 percent on 2019, the Oregon governor's office said. The state's first congressional district, which covers part of the city of Portland, exported $7.5 billion worth of goods to China last year, more than any of the other 434 congressional districts that elect members to the US House of

XI"AN - A chartered train commissioned to transport crude oil from Russia arrived in northwest China's Shaanxi Province Saturday, the first delivery of the commodity using marine-railway transportation. The 2,000-tonne consignment was first shipped from the port of Kozmino in Russia to the port of Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, and then transported by railway over 1,200 km to the refinery of the Shaanxi Yanchang Petroleum (Group) Co., Ltd. in the city of Yulin, Shaanxi. The import also marks the opening of the new sea-rail transport route. Yanchang Petroleum has invested 159 million yuan (about $24.9 million) to improve the

A man wearing a protective mask, amid the COVID-19 outbreak, walks past an electronic board displaying Japan's Nikkei index outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, September 21, 2021. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon<a href="">Asian stock markets :</a>Nikkei up, poor GDP adds to case for fiscal stimulusChina economic data likely to show further slowdownDollar supported by higher yields, Fed wagersSYDNEY, Nov 15 (Reuters) - Asian shares edged cautiously higher on Monday as U.S. stock futures made early gains, though investors were wary of bearish surprises in a batch of Chinese economic data due out later.Annual growth in retail sales, industrial output and urban investment