9 Feb 2017
Hegang (Heilongjiang) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||14,784|
|GDP (RMB billion)||26.6|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||24,981|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||11.6|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||70.3|
|Exports (USD million)||211.0|
|Imports (USD million)||10.3|
Source: Heilongjiang Statistical Yearbook 2016
Hegang is located in the northeastern part of the Heilongjiang Province.
Transportation in Hegang is convenient. The Hegang Yichun Highway, the Hegang Jiamusi Highway and the Hegang Luobei Highway form a comprehensive highway network in the city. Jiamusi Dongjiao Airport, an hour drive from Hegang, operates flights to Beijing, Dalian and other major cities in China.
Hegang has a rather significant farming and animal husbandry sector that accounted for over 90% of the city’s primary industry.
The industry sector accounted for 28% of the GDP in 2015. Major industries include coal mining, agricultural products processing, food and beverages, dairy products manufacturing, pharmaceuticals and electricity production.