23 Feb 2017
Pingdingshan (Henan) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||8,867|
|GDP (RMB billion)||168.6|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||33,991|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||69.0|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||494.5|
|Exports (USD million)||N.A.|
|Imports (USD million)||N.A.|
Source: Henan Statistical Yearbook 2016
Pingdingshan is seated in the central part of the Henan Province. The city has a convenient transportation network. Beijing-Guangzhou Railway and the Jiazuo-Zhicheng Railway intersect in the city.
Pingdingshan is rich in coal and freshwater resources. It has the largest demonstrated coal reserve in Henan Province, with an amount of 10.3 billion tons.
The industry sector is the largest economic contributor to the city, accounting for 46% of the GDP in 2015. Major industries include equipment manufacturing, raw chemicals and chemical products, non-metal mining, non-ferrous metallurgy, oil refining and coking.
Leading enterprises which have invested in the city include Pingdingshan Coal Mining Group and Shenma Industrial.