13 Jan 2017
Dezhou (Shandong) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||10,356|
|GDP (RMB billion)||275.1|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||48,062|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||125.7|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||118.8|
|Exports (USD million)||2,206.7|
|Imports (USD million)||967.7|
Source: Shandong Statistical Yearbook 2016
Dezhou, situated in the northwestern part of the Shandong Province, has an ideal geographic location with a comprehensive transportation network. Numerous main highways and railways, such as the Beijing-Shanghai Railway and the Beijing-Fuzhou Highway go through the city.
Jinan Airport is within an hour's drive from Dezhou. Tianjin Port, the sixth largest port in China in terms of container throughput in 2015, is merely two hours' drive from the city.
Dominant industry in Dezhou is central air-conditioning systems while other major industries include sugar manufacturing, solar energy production and supply, and auto.
Major companies in the city include Shandong Grad Group, Dezhou Yatai Group and Midsouth Group.
Major Industrial Park / Development Zone
Dezhou Economic and Technology Development Zone (state-level) (德州經濟技術開發區)
Target industries: New energy, equipment manufacturing, electric information, bio-pharmaceuticals, food processing
Major investors: Degong Machinery (德州德工機械有限公司), Guoxin Environmental Management System (山東國信環境系統股份有限公司), Dezhou Yatai Group (德州亞太集團有限公司), Dezhou Hailian (德州海利安生物科技股份有限公司)