6 Feb 2017
Hezhou (Guangxi) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||11,753|
|GDP (RMB billion)||46.8|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||23,178|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||14.7|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||7.9|
|Exports (USD million)||451.9|
|Imports (USD million)||188.6|
Source: Guangxi Statistical Yearbook 2016
Hezhou is located in the eastern part of the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. The State Highway 207 and the State Highway 323 run through the city and connect Guangxi with Hunan and Guangdong Provinces.
Mining plays an important role in Hezou as it is rich in mineral resources such as gold, silver, tin, aluminum, zinc, iron, coal, marble and granite.
Energy, non-ferrous metal processing, pharmaceuticals, and non-metallic mineral products are the major industries of the city. Major products are resin and its products, lighters, titanium and metal silicon. Total industrial production accounted for 27% of the GDP in 2015.