17 Oct 2016
Jingdezhen (Jiangxi) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||5,256|
|GDP (RMB billion)||77.2|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||47,216|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||26.96|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||171|
|Exports (USD million)||775|
|Imports (USD million)||27|
Source: Jiangxi Statistical Yearbook 2016
Jingdezhen is located in the northeastern part of the Jiangxi Province. It has convenient transportation. Most highways and railways intersect in the city, linking it with Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou. Jingdezhen Luojia Airport, very close to the city’s downtown, offers over 20 domestic flights to other major cities in China.
Endowed with rich quality kaolin, Jingdezhen is renowned for its ceramics industry, which is one of the major industries in the city. Large ceramics producers include Jingdezhen Ceramics and Jingdezhen Wanglong Ceramics.
In addition to the ceramics industry, other major industries include machinery, coking, electronics and agricultural products processing. The whole industry sector accounted for 50% of the GDP in 2015.
Major Industrial Park / Development Zone
High-tech Industrial Development Zone in Jingdezhen (state-level)
Target industries: Auto parts, home electric appliance, new energy, pharmachemicals
Major investors: MeiLing, Changhong Electric