Shrinking CEPA

The value of local exports of zero tariff goods to Mainland China under the Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement (CEPA) dropped 8.2 per cent month-on-month to almost MOP7 million (US$869,657) in July, with a 34.6 per cent year-on-year drop, according to the latest data released by the Macao Economic Services (DSE). For the first seven months of this year, the total value of exported local good