13 Oct 2016
Lhoka (Shannan) (Tibet) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||79,699|
|GDP (RMB billion)||11.4|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||N.A.|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||3.96|
Source: Tibet Statistical Yearbook 2016
Lhoka (Shannan Prefecture) is located in the southern part of the Tibetan Autonomous Region.
Transportation in Lhoka mainly relies on highways and airlines. There are buses running between Lhoka and Lhasa every day. Gongga Airport operates scheduled flights to Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chongqing, Xi'an, Kunming and Kathmandu.
Lhoka is rich in mineral resources, particularly chromium, of which reserves rank first in China.