5 May 2017
Qujing (Yunnan) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||28,904|
|GDP (RMB billion)||163.03|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||27,045|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||50.2|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||14|
|Exports (USD million)||544|
|Imports (USD million)||16|
Source: Yunnan Statistical Yearbook 2016
Qujing is located in the eastern part of the Yunnan Province. It is designated as a regional hub in MOFCOM’s development plan (2015-2020) of distributive trade and logistics. There are six well-established highways connecting Kunming with Qujing, and it can be reached by the Guiyang-Kunming Railway and Kunming-Nanning Railway.
Industry accounted for 31% of the GDP in 2015. Coal mining and dressing, tobacco and electricity are the major industries of the city.
There are four listed companies based in Qujing, including Yunnan Chihong Zinc & Germanium, Yunnan Luoping Zinc & Electricity, Yunnan Yunwei Company and Yunnan Malong Industry Group.
The service sector is also important to Qujing’s economy, accounting for 41% of the GDP in 2015. Tourism is the most important pillar of the service sector.
Major Industrial Park / Development Zone
Qujing Economic and Technological Development Zone (state-level)
Target industries: Non-ferrous metal, photovoltaic electronics, equipment manufacturing, light industrial and biotechnology
Major investors: Yunnan Chihong Zinc & Germanium, Kunming Metallurgy Reseach New Materials, China FAW Group Corporation