3 March 2017
Shangqiu (Henan) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||10,704|
|GDP (RMB billion)||181.2|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||24,940|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||81.3|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||343.5|
|Exports (USD million)||N.A.|
|Imports (USD million)||N.A.|
Source: Henan Statistical Yearbook 2016
Shangqiu is located in the eastern part of the Henan Province. The city, which is designated as a regional hub in MOFCOM’s development plan (2015-2020) of distributive trade and logistics, enjoys well-established railway and highway networks. Regular train service is provided in the Shangqiu Railway Station and Shangqiu South Railway Station. Highways, including State Highway 105, State Highway 310, the Jinan-Guangzhou Highway and the Lianyungang-Korgas Highway, link the city with other major cities in China.
Shangqiu is rich in natural resources, particularly coal. Coal mining and dressing is a major industry in the city. Other industries include agricultural products processing, textiles, food and beverages, paper making, metallurgy, electricity and heat production and supply. Large enterprises invested in the city include Yongcheng Coal and Electricity Group, Linhe Brewery, Shangqiu Hongfu Food and Hongguang Pharmaceuticals.