13 April 2017
Chuxiong (Yunnan) Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||29,258|
|GDP (RMB billion)||76.3|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||27,942|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||26.6|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||34|
|Exports (USD million)||432|
|Imports (USD million)||N.A.|
Source: Yunnan Statistical Yearbook 2016
Chuxiong Yi Autonomous Prefecture is located in the mid-northern part of the Yunnan Province. It can be accessed by a number of highways and railways, including the Kunming-Chuxiong Railway, the Chuxiong-Dali Expressway and the State Highway 320.
Industry accounted for 28% of the GDP in 2015. Tobacco, metallurgy and pharmaceuticals are the major industries of Chuxiong.
Services accounted for 42% of the GDP in 2015, of which tourism and exports are the major sectors. Chuxiong’s major exports are agriculture products and billet products. ASEAN member nations are the primary trading partners of the prefecture.