1 Dec 2016
Tongchuan (Shaanxi) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||3,882|
|GDP (RMB billion)||30.7|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||36,322|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||11.0|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||n.a.|
|Exports (RMB million)||146.8|
|Imports (RMB million)||1.38|
Source: Shaanxi Statistical Yearbook 2016
Tongchuan is located in the middle part of the Shaanxi Province. Railways and highways connect Tongchuan with other major cities such as Xi’an, Xianyang, Lanzhou and Lianyungang.
Tongchuan is rich in natural resources, particularly coal, loess and refractory.
Coal mining, non-mental products manufacturing, electric power production and supply and nonferrous metallurgy are the four major industries of Tongchuan. Other major industries include food and beverages, pharmaceutical and textiles. Total industrial output amounted to RMB57 billion in 2015.
Shanghai-listed Shaanxi QinLing Cement is one of the leading industrial enterprises in the city.