翻译：国际海事信息网 许媛 汪涛
Chinese profits drastically fall
In the year to August, the complete industrial gross production value of the China’s 80 shipbuilding and its related companies which are subject to be monitored was CNY 229.1bn (around above $37.4bn) decreasing by 13.3% from a year ago.
According to a recent report of the China Association of the National Shipbuilding Industry (CANSI), among the amount, shipbuilding sector dropped by 27.8% to CNY 118.6bn while ship equipment showed a 23.1% drop to CNY 16.1bn and ship repair also declined by 7.5% to CNY 7.99bn.
During the same period, the complete export trading value of the 80 companies came to CNY 108.3bn with a 24.8% decline comparing with the same time period a year ago, of which, shipbuilding had decreased by 25.7% to CNY 94.4bn while ship equipment showed a 17.1% decrease to CNY 3.15bn and ship repair also declined by 15.4% to CNY 5.19bn.
In the year to August, the operating revenue of those 80 companies was CNY 153.2bn with a year-on-year decline of 16.1% while total profit recorded CNY 4.31bn, also showing a steep decrease of 61.2% in comparison to the same time period of last year.