China's industrial economy will continue to expand steadily in 2020 despite downward pressures, a senior official said Monday.
China's raw coal output registered stable growth in 2019, while its imports remained robust, official data showed.
China's crude oil output grew 0.8 percent year-on-year to 190 million tons last year, snapping the declining trend since 2016, official data showed.
Officials at US West Coast ports, some of which have experienced significant cargo losses, were cautiously optimistic as China and the US on Wednesday
China will fully open its oil and gas exploration and mining market to qualified foreign and private enterprises,
Global economic growth is projected to recover to 2.5 percent in 2020, up slightly from the post-crisis low of 2.4 percent registered in 2019, but downside risks persist,