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Jieyang (Guangdong) City Information

Major Economic Indicators (2015)
Land Area (km2) 5,420
Population (million) 6.06
GDP (RMB billion) 189
GDP Per Capita (RMB) 31,255
GDP Composition
Primary Industry 8.9%
Secondary Industry 59.6%
   Industry 56.2%
Tertiary Industry 31.5%
Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion) 87.2
Utilised FDI (USD million) 39.3
Exports (USD million) 6,704
Imports (USD million) 340

Source: Guangdong Statistical Yearbook 2016

General Introduction

Jieyang is situated in the southeastern part of the Guangdong Province. It is accessible by a number of highways, including the Yantai-Shantou Highway, the Fuzhou-Kunming Highway, and the Shenzhen-Shantou Highway. Chaoshan Airport, which is close to Jieyang’s downtown, offers flight services to major cities in China.

Industry is the largest contributor to Jieyang’s economy, accounting for 56% of its GDP in 2015. Plastic products, textiles, garments and metallurgy are major industries in the city. Large companies invested in the city include Guangdong Greatoo Molds and Guangdong Rieys Group.



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