19 Jan 2017
Zaozhuang (Shandong) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||4,563|
|GDP (RMB billion)||203.1|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||52,692|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||80.5|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||99.8|
|Exports (USD million)||1,402.7|
|Imports (USD million)||191.9|
Source: Shandong Statistical Yearbook 2016
Zaozhuang lies in the southern part of the Shandong Province. The Beijing-Shanghai Railway, the Beijing-Fuzhou Railway and the Beijing-Shanghai High-speed Railway traverse across the city, as does the Grand Canal.
Industry is the largest economic sector, accounting for 47% of the GDP in 2017. Major industries include non-metallic mineral products, chemical products and textile. Leading enterprises are Zaozhuang Coal Mining Group, Yikang Group and Dihao Liqor-making Group.