16 Jan 2017
Dongying (Shandong) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||7,923|
|GDP (RMB billion)||345.1|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||163,938|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||72.8|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||221.9|
|Exports (USD million)||4,968|
|Imports (USD million)||7,944|
Source: Shandong Statistical Yearbook 2016
Dongying is seated in the northern part of the Shandong Province in the Yellow River Delta.
Dongying is linked to other major cities in Shandong by numerous highways and railways, including the Circum-Bohai-Sea Highway, the Zibo-Dongying Railway and the Jinan-Qingdao Railway.
Dongying has rich oil and gas resources. Shengli Oilfield, the second largest oilfield in China, was discovered in Dongying. With a long coastline, Dongying also has rich aquatic resources, such as saury and various algae.
Dongying ranked the 47th most competitive city in China according to the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in 2016.
Dongying is an industrial city with industrial output accounting for 64% of the GDP in 2015. Due to the rich oil and gas resources in the city, its pillar industry is oil refining and processing. Other major industries include rubber products manufacturing, paper making, textiles and agricultural products processing.
Leading enterprises in Dongying include Sinopec Shengli Oilfield, Huatai Group, Keda Group, Fangyuan Metal Buttons and Wanda Group.
Major Industrial Park / Development Zone
Dongying Economic and Technological Development Zone (state-level) (東營經濟技術開發區)
Target industries: Automobiles and auto parts, new materials, electric information, bio-pharmaceuticals, petrochemicals, new energy