14 Feb 2017
Guyuan (Ningxia) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||14,421|
|GDP (RMB billion)||21.7|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||17,819|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||6.0|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||N.A.|
|Exports (USD million)||1.24|
|Imports (USD million)||1.54|
Source: Ningxia Statistical Yearbook 2016
Guyuan is located in the southern part of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region.
Transportation in Guyuan is convenient. Guyuan Airport operates flights to major cities including Beijing, Xi'an, and Lanzhou. A number of highways and railways including the Baotou-Lanzhou Railway run across the city.
Guyuan is rich in mineral resources such as gypsum, quartz sand, coal and limestone.
The industry sector accounted for 13% of the GDP in 2015. Major industrial products include coal and cement.
Guyuan has a large service sector mainly due to its tourism industry. Guyuan attracts tourists with its beautiful scenery including two AAAA state level (the second highest in China) scenery spots located in the city, namely, Liupanshan Mountain Tourism Scenery Area and Guyuan Museum.
Major Industrial Parks / Development Zones
1. Guyuan Economic Development Zone (固原經濟開發區)
Target industries: Agricultural food processing, building materials, textiles, automobiles industry
2. Guyuan Qingshuihe Industrial Park (固原清水河工業園區)
Target industries: Agricultural and sideline processing