19 Jan 2017
Baicheng (Jilin) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||25,832|
|GDP (RMB billion)||69.97|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||35,571|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||31.05|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||51.5|
|Exports (USD million)||N.A.|
|Imports (USD million)||N.A.|
Source: Jilin Statistical Yearbook 2016
Baicheng is located in the northwestern part of the Jilin Province. A number of highways and railways run through the city and extend to most cities in China.
The Da'an Inland River Port in Baicheng is the only waterway for foreign trade between Jilin and Russia.
Baicheng is rich in water resources. It is one of the five major bulrush cultivation bases in China.
Industry accounted for 43% of the GDP in 2015. Metallurgy, pharmaceuticals, food processing and chemicals are the major industries of Baicheng.
Leading enterprises include Jilin Shengji Biological Chemical Co and Baicheng Jinsheng Nickel Co, a subsidiary of Tianjin Jinsheng Metallurgical Products Co., Ltd,.