On the 20th, the Ministry of Commerce held an online press conference.
Li Xingqian, director of the Department of foreign trade of the Ministry of Commerce, said that up to now, more than 1.2 billion masks and 13 million sets of protective clothing have been imported in various trade modes. Among them, the total number of cross-border e-commerce platforms and enterprises in 59 cross-border e-commerce comprehensive test areas has imported more than 50 million masks and nearly 1 million sets of protective clothing.
The supply of international medical products has made an important contribution to China’s fight against the epidemic and made up for the shortage of short-term production and supply in China. Medical material guarantee is an all-round test for all links of import trade. Practice has proved that all links of the import chain respond quickly, operate efficiently, and reach the end-user in the shortest time, which is smooth and effective in general.