China Premium Database

We consistenly added new data series in the last 12 months to enrich your service.

 

Choose a sector to see specific data releases in the past year

 

As well as new data we have made improvements to the functionality of the platform and introduced key strategic partnerships to enhance the service.

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International Trade

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Real Estate

Access our new International Trade data additions. Click below for further details.

Electric Passenger Vehicles

Import and Export of Electric Passenger Vehicles: With the increasing popularity of electric vehicles among manufacturers, China customs publishes trade data from January 2018 for both value and quantity series. Explore datasets below.

- Export by Major Commodity: Value

- Export by Major Commodity: Quantity

- Import by Major Commodity: Value

- Import by Major Commodity: Quantity

Foreign Trade: Major Commodity by Country

The foreign trade data with break down by major commodity by country had been updated to the latest month. Explore data here.

Foreign Trade

Addition of 4,358 foreign trada data series denominated in USD in a monthly frequency. This adition is additionally to the existing RMB series. 

Explore data in Foreign Trade and Foreign Trade: By Region.

Access our new Real Estate data additions. Click below for further details.

Enterprise Financial Data - Real Estate (All)

Real estate developers’ source of funds from banks and non-bank financial institutions: Added monthly data to the timeliness of the existing data. This data is from the National Bureau of Statistics.

Explore data here.

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Money Market, Interest Rate,

Yield and Exchange Rate


Access our new Money Market, Interest Rate, Yield and Exchange Rate data additions. Click below for further details.

Open Market Operation: Daily

End of February 19, PBOC introduced a new set of 1 Year Central Bank Bill Swap (CBS) which is a monetary policy tool.  The prime objective is to support the issuance of perpetual bonds by commercial banks. Explore data here.

Foreign Currency Pairs

Addition of two newly released Foreign currency pairs trading volume data: China Foreign Exchange Trading Center (CFETC): Foreign Currency Pair Trading CN: Foreign Exchange

National Interbank Funding Centre (NIBFC): Interbank Financial Institutions

Net financing of financial institutions in the money market through repos and inter-bank lending from the NIBFC. Explore data here.

Interbank Bond

Interbank Market: Added securitiy companies within Interbank Bond Turnover and Interbank Call Loan Balance. Source: National Interbank Funding Center (NIBFC). Addition of Interbank Bond Turnover by province, this new data focused on the two new granularity: Interbank Bond Spot & Interbank Bond Outright Repo by province. The borrowing & lending data can show the net flow condition by province level.

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Financial Markets

 

Access our new Financial Markets data additions. Click below for further details.

Derivatives Market - 2 Year Treasury Bond Futures

Addition of 2 year bond future daily data in terms of turnover, open interest and prices.  China’s bond market is the 3rd largest in the world. The rules for trading 2Y government bond futures were released by the China Financial Futures Exchange (CFFEX), and the approval of trading was commissioned in mid Aug’18. Explore data:


- China Financial Futures Ex: Treasury Bond Futures: Turnover: Daily

- China Financial Futures Ex: Treasury Bond Futures: Open Interest: Daily

- China Financial Futures Ex: Treasury Bond Futures: Closing and Settlement Price: Daily

Bond Market - Green Bond

Extended coverage of Green Note data, the new type of fixed income investment that is disclosed by the Shanghai Clearing House. China is one of the top world’s largest issuer of ‘green’ bond as China is the world’s top carbon-emitter but tries to contain climate change.

 

- Table CN.ZD: SHCH: Bond Issued

- Table CN.ZD: SHCH: Bond Redemption

- Table CN.ZD: SHCH: Bond Depository

- Table CN.ZD: SHCH: Composition of Bond Held

Commodity Futures Market 

► Addition of Commodity futures on Rubber, Corn & Cotton from Shanghai Futures Exchange & Dalian Commodity Exchange with a daily frecuency:

- Turnover Volume: Shanghai Futures Exchange: Options: Rubber

- Turnover Value: Shanghai Futures Exchange: Options: Rubber

- Open Interest: Shanghai Futures Exchange: Options: Rubber

 

- Turnover Volume: Dalian Commodity Exchange: Options: Corn

- Turnover Value: Dalian Commodity Exchange: Options: Corn

- Open Interest: Dalian Commodity Exchange: Options: Corn


- Turnover Volume: Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange: Options: Cotton

- Turnover Value: Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange: Options: Cotton

- Open Position: Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange: Options: Cotton

 

► Futures of apples: Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange newly introduced futures of apples. Explore data here.

 

► Addition of Woodpulps commodity future's daily trading statistics from the Shanghai Futures Exchange. Explore data here.

 

► Addition of daily warehouse stock data of Nickel, Tin & Crude Oil:

CN: Warehouse Stock: Shanghai Futures Exchange: Tin
CN: Warehouse Stock: Shanghai Futures Exchange: Crude Oil
CN: Warehouse Stock: Shanghai Futures Exchange: Nickel

 

►  Addition of Commodity futures on wood pulp & Ethylene Glycol from Shanghai Futures Exchange & Dalian Commodity Exchange with a daily frecuency:

CN: Warehouse Stock: Shanghai Futures Exchange: Woodpulp

- Table CN.ZB: Dalian Commodity Exchange: Commodity Futures: Turnover: Daily

- Table CN.ZB: Dalian Commodity Exchange: Commodity Futures: Turnover

- Table CN.ZB: Dalian Commodity Exchange: Commodity Futures: Open Position: Daily

- Table CN.ZB: Dalian Commodity Exchange: Commodity Futures: Open Position

- Table CN.ZB: Dalian Commodity Exchange: Commodity Futures: Settlement Price: Daily

- Table CN.ZB: Dalian Commodity Exchange: Commodity Futures: Settlement Price

Asset Management - Private funds

Newly added data for Private Equity and Venture Capital in the number of fund products and fund paid-in scale. The added statistics offer transparency for research purposes in this area. Explore data:

- Private Fund: Number of Product

- Private Fund: Business: Subscription and Paid-in Scale

Bond Market - Bond Connect

Newly added data of trading details and foreign bond holding amount in RMB via Bond Connect Scheme, a new mutual market access scheme that allows investors from Mainland China and overseas to trade in each other's bond markets.

Explore data:

- Bond Connect: Turnover Volume

- Bond Foreign Holdings

Addition of new and enhanced Bond Data

► China bond market is undergoing many changes, and CEIC is up-keeping trend to complete the breakdown of the types of bonds.  Government supporting institutional bond & asset back securities are added along with their holder’s information.  In addition, we have added new entries to the composition of bond held which included interbank (with new details) / OTC / Free Trade Zone (FTZ) market:

 

Table CN.ZD: CCDC: Bond Issued
Table CN.ZD: CCDC: Bond Purchased
Table CN.ZD: CCDC: Bond Depository
Table CN.ZD: CCDC: Bond Settlement: Interbank Spot
Table CN.ZD: CCDC: Bond Settlement: Interbank Repo
Table CN.ZD: CCDC: Composition of Bond Held
Table CN.ZD: CCDC: Bond Settlement: Interbank Outright Repo
Table CN.ZD: CCDC: Bond Rebuy, Resell Balance: Repo
Table CN.ZD: CCDC: Bond Rebuy, Resell Balance: Outright Repo

 

►  Enhancement of the coverage on the bond data statistics in China to include the number of bond and value of the bond defaulted in China and addition of commercial bank’s other tier 1 capital instrument in the status of depository, issuance, redemption, and settlement:

 

- Table CN.ZD: CCDC: Bond Issued
- Table CN.ZD: CCDC: Bond Depository
- Table CN.ZD: CCDC: Bond Redemption
- Table CN.ZD: CCDC: Bond Settlement: Interbank Spot
- Table CN.ZD: CCDC: Bond Settlement: Interbank Repo
- Table CN.ZD: CCDC: Bond Settlement: Interbank Outright Repo
- Table CN.ZD: Bond Default

 

Local Government bond

Addition of monthly data from China Central Depository Clearing Co. Ltd of:

► Local Government bond net purchased breakdown by different financial institutions: These statistics provide more clarity on holding composition of local government bonds. Currently the largest holders are commercial banks. This section focuses on the “Net Purchase” figures. Explore data here.

 

► Local Government bond holding breakdown by different financial institutions. 

This section focuses on the “Actual Holding” figures. Explore data here.

Capital Trust - Investment of Fund Trust

Investment of fund trust by industries from China Trustee Association. This data help analyzing the investment of fund asset and the flow of funds to various industries.

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Industrial Sector

 

Access our new Industrial Sector data additions. Click below for further details.

Aggregated sector financial data for mining, manufacturing and electrycity, gas & water

General financial data to improve research capabilities for user. Explore data:

- Financial Data: Mining.

- Financial Data: Manufacturing.

- Financial Data: Electricity, Heat, Gas, Water Production and Supply.

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Money & Banking

 

Access our new Money & Banking data additions. Click below for further details.

Banking - Income Statement and its related

Addition of net profit of commercial banks in China by types: Large, Share Holding, City CBs, Rural CBs, & Private Banks. Explore data here.

Loan and Deposit - Non Performing Loan (NPL)

Added monthly data for the housing provident fund’s individual residential housing loan to enhance the timeliness of its annual data. Explore data here.

Loan and Deposit by Province

New granularity of local government special bond financing by province. The added data helps to analyze the true attribution to the condition of 'total social financing' (TSF). Explore data here.

Monetary survey - Aggregate Financing

► Enhanced data coverage of TSF (Total Social Financing) by aggregate financing. Explore data here.

 

► Depository FI asset-backed securities and loan write-off new data series have been added. This new statistics provide clarity to the Chinese banking sector. Explore data here.

Targeted Medium-term Lending Facility (TMLF)

Addition of Targeted Medium-term Lending Facility (TMLF) from PBOC. TMLF provides a long-term stable source of funding for financial institutions based on growth of their loans for small and private firms. Explore data:

- Targeted Medium-term Lending Facility (TMLF): Volume: 1 Year

- Targeted Medium-term Lending Facility (TMLF): Rate: 1 Year

- Balance of Targeted Medium-term Lending Facility (TMLF)

- Targeted Medium-term Lending Facility (TMLF): Volume: 1 Year

- Targeted Medium-term Lending Facility (TMLF): Rate: 1 Year

- Targeted Medium-term Lending Facility (TMLF): Maturity: 1 Year

 

Loan: By Industry

Enhancement on data coverage on the loan made to social housing by bank type to reflect the comprehensiveness of data in this category. Explore data here.

Loan: By Enterprise Type and Size

We have increased the granularity of the small-medium enterprise (SME) loan by bank type to help understanding the dynamics in the borrowing scene among micro sized corporates in China. Explore data here.

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Price

 

Access our new Price data additions. Click below for further details.

Land price - Sanya city

Newly added information of one of the most popular tourist destination in China. The date is sourced from the Ministry of Natural Resources. Explore the data within the section: Land Price.

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Socio Demographic

 

Access our new Socio Demographic data additions. Click below for further details.

Population - Birth & Death rate by region

Addition of Birth and Death Rate by 31 Provinces & Cities. After the openining of second child policy, the birth rates have changed by provinces/cities. Explore data:

- Population: Birth: By Region

- Population: Death: By Region

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Goverment and Public Finance

 

Access our new Goverment and Public Finance data additions. Click below for further details.

National Goverment Finance - Local Goverment Debt

► Added monthly data to enhance data frecuency. The data includes the issuance and outstanding amount of the local government debt. Access link here.

National Goverment Finance - Local Goverment Limit

Expansion with data coverage in regional, local, general & special government debt limit to province and city level. These were yearly data since 2015. Explore the limit of local government debt and the distribution of debt quota in provinces and key cities here.

Local Government Debt Outstanding

Local Government Debt Outstanding breakdown by government & non-government bond. Ministry of Finance only published this data via a press release in local language. Explore data:

CN: Local Government Debt Outstanding: Government Bond

CN: Local Government Debt Outstanding: Non-government Bond

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Others

 

Access other new data additions in different sectors. Click below for further details.

Household Survey

Household Income and Expenditure: Consumption of Food per Capita. China had a tremendous economic growth for the past decades and as result the consumer income has increased. This data is from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) and is displayed in 3 categories: total, urban & rural.

Investment

► Public Private Partnership (PPP): data breakdown of project counts & values by stage, and by provinces.  We have also included the PPP data focus on the green & low-carbon project. Explore the data enhancements and additions here.

 

► Fixed Assets Investment (FAI) - excluding rural households funded by domestic loans with breakdown by various sectors. Explore data:

Table CN.OC: Fixed Asset Investment: Source and Use of Fund: Domestic Loan by Industry..

Table CN.OC: Fixed Asset Investment: Source and Use of Fund..

Metal & Steel Sector

► Addition of key production statistics and various financial performances data on large and medium enterprises. The new 44 series are sourced from the Metallurgical Mines’ Association of China in a monthly frequency:

- Table CN.WAD: Metallurgical Mine Production: Large and Medium Enterprise

- Table CN.WAH: Metallurgical Mine Industry: Financial Data: Large & Medium Enterprise

 

Transportation and Storage Sector 

►New addition in Transportation Air:

-  Air: Flight Hour: Air travel data from the Civil Aviation Administration of China with monthly data on flight hour and general flight time.

- Air Industry Overview
Airport: Passenger Throughput: Monthly

Airport: Freight Throughput: Monthly
Airport: Number of Flight Handled: Monthly

 

► ELI - index to reflect the logistics operation of e-commerce

 

►  New data additions in Transport: Waterway: River and Coastal Major Port Freight Throughput, River and Coastal Major Port Container Throughput:

- Table CN.TH: Waterway: Freight Throughput: River

- Table CN.TH: Waterway: Freight Throughput: Coastal

- Table CN.TH: Waterway: Container Throughput and Traffic

- Table CN.TH: Waterway: Container Throughput: River

- Table CN.TH: Waterway: Container Throughput: Coastal

 

Electronic Sector

► New data from the China Academy of Information and Communications Technology:

- Mobile Phone Shipment by 2G, 3G, 4G and local/MNC brands
- Mobile Phone: New model released by 2G, 3G, 4G and local/MNC brands

Insurance Sector

► Insurance annuity - The addition of annuity data on PICC compliments the existing coverage of annuity by different insurance organization in China. Explore data here.

Labour Market

Employment: Surveyed Unemployment: Nationwide Urban area published by NBS since April 2018.

Petrochemical Sector

► 5 new industries have received enhancements within the pretrochemical sectors. Each of the product had carried 57 series of financial data. 

- Fine Petroleum Product: Other Crude Oil is a new industry decomposed from “synthetic crude oil”.

- Industrial Pigment Paste & Art and Craft Pigment Paste decomposed from ‘pigment paste’

- Cultural Use Informative Chemical Product & Medical Use Informative Chemical Product decomposed from ‘informative chemical product’

Explore data within Petrochemical Industrial Financial Data.

Business and Economic Survey

CEIC Leading Indicator: We have released our own China leading indicator as an alternative measure to track the overall China economy.  The components & methodology were included in the series footnote.


Yicai Research Institute: China Financial Condition Index (CFCI):  We have partnered with Yicai research institute to include the China Financial Condition index.  It captures the daily & monthly series to accommodate individual needs.

New Partnerships

 

As of June 2018, users have access to content from our sister company EMIS and our partner Caixin Media. Moreover, we offer every month new insights for China from our proprietary research arm.

EMIS Insights: Explore comprehensive industry reports on China, contains in-depth sector analysis, detailed statistics and infographics on the country's economy.

Access 3 new indices: New Economy Index (NEI), Climate Risk Index (CRI) and China Commodity (Index).

CEIC Insights: our proprietary research team releases 10 new economic insights about China monthly.

 

In March 2019, our research team launched China Economy in a Snapshot Q1 2019 (also available in Chinese) covering the four main macroeconomic sectors (Real, Monetary & Financial, Fiscal and External and a set of Databanks – automatically-updated data templates, demonstrating our extensive coverage of macroeconomic indicators:

China Databank: Real Sector

China Databank: Monetary & Financial Sector

China Databank: Fiscal Sector

China Databank: External Sector

CDMNext

We are pleased to announce over 20 functionality and design enhancements geared towards improving your user experience and the launch in December 2018 of CDMNext v3.0 CDMNext Add-in v3.0.1.

 

Have you adopted CDMNext as the web platform to access our China Premium Database? If not, get in contact with your account manager or helpdesk@ceicdata.com on how to make the change today.

SEARCH ENHANCEMENTS

► Search with Mnemonics ID: CEIC mnemonic codes that are unique to each time series, and standardized across countries.

► Indented tree for better UI grouping on the database layout.

► More search filters to narrow desired results.

► Dynamic search pages with insights and data highlights.

► Dataset tabs offering the ability to select results across searches and tabs.

► Option to copy search with all filter parameters to R, API, Python calls.

► X13 ARIMA Seasonal Adjustment for Chinese Holidays Adjustment.

VISUAL IMPROVEMENTS

► Revamp of the series suggestion manager for suggested indicators, forecast series, replacement for inactive series, header and breakdown, and dependencies for base vs. in-house calculated series.

► New Visuals: histogram, pie chart, heat map. A stand-alone visual editor with easy rename & replace for series names and descriptions.

► Replacements Comparison: Visual comparison of series replacements in single series preview.

► Chart button: Additional location to access "Chart" on header.

DOWNLOAD ENHANCEMENTS

► New download attributes for region, subnational and mnemonic codes

► Custom download selection from search and selection

► Create a chart with series directly from download window

► Easily export data to supported format in MATLAB application. 

► Easily export data series to support the format in the add-in, API, R. 

► Advanced copy to clipboard functionalities to copy chart/map/table to MS Excel/Word/PPT.

► Download option for individual footnote articles.

MULTI-LANGUAGE INTERFACE

► CDMNext & CDMNext Excel Add-in available in 6 languages: English, Simplified Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Russian and Indonesian Bahasa. 

HELP & SUPPORT

► Enhanced customer support in email us, live chat, guest sign-out functions.

► New Math Functions (cross section function, unit multiplier, more currency conversions).

► Rename & Replace feature: the Rename Module helps users to quickly search selected series to rename or replace the series information, such as series name and function description, etc.

► New video tutorials with an overview and key features.

► Installation of Excel Add-in, CEIC R package, CEIC API, E-Views is available under "Help".