23 Jan 2017
Jinzhong (Shanxi) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||16,400|
|GDP (RMB billion)||104.6|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||31,434|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||53.0|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||370.8|
|Exports (USD million)||193.2|
|Imports (USD million)||13.3|
Source: Shanxi Statistical Yearbook 2016
Jinzhong lies in the east-central part of the Shanxi Province. At least five railways and 12 province-level highways intersect in or pass through the city, making it easily accessible. Taiyuan Wushu International Airport is located only 15km from Jinzhong’s downtown.
The industry sector accounted for 37% of the GDP in 2015. Coal mining and dressing, coking, chemicals, metallurgy, equipment manufacturing and textiles constitute the major industries in the city. Antai Group, Fenxi Mining Group and China Coal & Coke Jiuxin Ltd are examples of the leading industry players in the city.
Major Industrial Park / Development Zone
Jinzhong Economic and Technological Development Zone of Shanxi (state-level)
Target industries: Medicine and food, equipment manufacturing, electronic information, modern logistics
Major investors: Anter, Shanxi Hongji Sci-tech Co. Ltd.