28 Nov 2016
Jiangmen (Guangdong) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||9,541|
|GDP (RMB billion)||224|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||49,608|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||103.4|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||879.4|
|Exports (USD million)||15,372|
|Imports (USD million)||4,459|
Source: Guangdong Statistical Yearbook 2016
Jiangmen is seated in the west of the Pearl River Delta. It can be reached by the Guangzhou-Zhuhai Highway and the Jiangmen-Zhuhai Highway. Upon completion of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge, Jiangmen will enjoy convenient access to Hong Kong by highway.
Jiangmen’s strong economic growth in recent years is led by the industry sector as a result of improved transportation and relocation of industry from the Pearl River Delta. Industrial production accounted for 46% of the city’s GDP in 2015. Major industries in the city are Motors and motor parts, textiles and garments, electric home appliances, ceramics and furniture manufacturing.
Jiangmen is a leading motorcycle production base in China, accounting for one seventh of China’s total. Leading motorcycle makers in the city include Grand River Group, Guangdong Tayo Motorcycle Technology, Heshan Guoji Nanlian Motorcycle and Jiangmen Dihao Motorcycle.