3 March 2017
Zhengzhou (Henan) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||7,446|
|GDP (RMB billion)||731.2|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||77,179|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||329.5|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||3,826.6|
|Exports (USD million)||N.A.|
|Imports (USD million)||N.A.|
Source: Henan Statistical Yearbook 2016
Zhengzhou, capital city of the Henan Province, is a hub for finance, commerce and resource distribution in central China. It ranked as the 19th most competitive city in China in 2016 according to the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.
Zhengzhou serves as a vital transportation hub in central China, it is also designated as a national hub in MOFCOM’s development plan (2015-2020) of distributive trade and logistics. There are numerous railways and highways, including Beijing-Guangzhou railway, Lanzhou-Lianyungang railway, Xi'an-Shanghai railway, Beijing-Zhuhai expressway and Lianyungang-Korgas expressway, intersecting in Zhengzhou. The Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport offers regular scheduled domestic and international flight routes. Flights to Hong Kong and Thailand are available.
The industry sector accounted for 43% of the GDP in 2015. Food manufacturing, auto and auto parts manufacturing and new materials are the major industries in the city. Other four pillar industries are electronic information, aluminum product and processing, textiles and biopharmaceuticals.
Major Industrial Parks / Development Zones
1. Zhengzhou Economic and Technological Development Zone (state-level)
Target industries: Information technology, equipment and auto manufacturing, bio-pharmaceuticals, Chinese medicines, modern logistics
Major investors: FedEx, DHL, Hainan Mazda, ASHLY, Philips, LG, Germany Man Company, Formosa Plastic Group, DuPont, Nissan, Haier, Robust, Yutong Bus Company, Hope Group
2. Zhengzhou High-tech Industrial Development Zone (state-level)
Target industries: Software, information technology, new materials, bio-pharmaceuticals, optical-mechanical-electronic integration, new energy
Major investors: Hanan Star Electronic Instruments, Hanan Zhulin Joysun Pharmaceutical, Henan Yuneng, Zhongyuan Petroleum, Henan Yinge Industry Investment Holding, Zhengzhou Coal & Electricty, Zhengzhou Baiwen, Sino-American Biotechnology, Swire Coca-Cola Beverages
3. Zhengzhou Export Processing Zone (state-level)
Target industries: Electronic products, apparel, mechanical manufacturing, textiles, arts and crafts trading
Major investors: Henan Harvest International Logistics, Zhengzhou Runjia Foodstuffs, Joy Workshop (Zhengzhou) Textile, Zhengzhou Tonsen, Zhengzhou Taike Electronic Glass, Henan Jiaao Sport Equipment, Zhengzhou AUCS, Zhaoge Cotton Yarn