12 April 2017
Mianyang (Sichuan) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||20,248|
|GDP (RMB billion)||170.0|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||35,754|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||87.9|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||N.A.|
|Exports (USD million)||1,921|
|Imports (USD million)||706|
Source: Sichuan Statistical Yearbook 2016
Mianyang is located in the northern part of the Sichuan Basin.
Mianyang is designated as a regional hub in MOFCOM’s development plan (2015-2020) of distributive trade and logistics. The Chengdu-Mianyang expressway and the Mianyang-Guangyuan expressway and the Baoji-Chengdu railway run through the city, making it easily accessible. Mianyang Nanjiao Airport operates scheduled flights to other major cities in China, including Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou.
Mianyang has the third largest industry sector in Sichuan with gross industrial output amounted to RMB244 billion in 2015. Mianyang has six major industries, including electronic information, metallurgy, automobiles and auto parts, building materials, biopharmaceuticals and food processing. Changhong and Sichuan Jiuzhou Electric Group are examples of leading industrial enterprises in the city.
Major Industrial Parks / Development Zones
1. Mianyang High-tech Industrial Development Zone (state-level)
Target industries: Information technology, bio-pharmaceuticals, new materials, automobiles and auto parts
Major investors: Mian Yang Pulse Electronics, TQLS Tie Qi Li Shi Group, Chengdu Jinxing Jiankang Pharmaceutical, BMW, Toyota, Changhong
2. Mianyang Economic Development Area of Sichuan Province (state-level)
Target industries: Electronic information, Environmental Protection of Chemicals, food processing
Major investors: Xuhong Cover Glass, Sichuan Meifeng, Sichuan EM Technology