17 Oct 2016
Xinyu (Jiangxi) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||3,718|
|GDP (RMB billion)||94.7|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||81,354|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||21.5|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||366|
|Exports (USD million)||1,256|
|Imports (USD million)||550|
Source: Jiangxi Statistical Yearbook 2016
Xinyu is seated in the mountainous and hilly area in the west part of the Jiangxi Province.
Xinyu Railway Station offers train service to Shanghai, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Wenzhou, Fuzhou and other domestic cities. It can also be accessible by Ganyue Highway and Shanghai-Ruijin Highway.
The industry sector is the most significant part to Xinyu’s economic development, accounting for 49% of the GDP in 2015. Iron and steel, new materials and new energy are the main industries in the city. Leading enterprises in the city include Xinyu Iron & Steel and LDK Solar.
Major Industrial Park / Development Zone
Xinyu High-tech Industrial Development Zone (state level)
Target industries: Photovoltaic energy, new materials, metal rolling, machinery and electronics, textile and clothing, medicine and food
Major investors: Bekaert, Xinhua Metal, Ganfeng Lithium, WG Tech (JiangXi)