17 Oct 2016
Shangrao (Jiangxi) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||22,791|
|GDP (RMB billion)||165.1|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||24,633|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||64.04|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||941|
|Exports (USD million)||3,816|
|Imports (USD million)||509|
Source: Jiangxi Statistical Yearbook 2016
Shangrao is situated in the northeastern part of the Jiangxi Province. It is easily accessible by highways and railways, including the Jinggangshan-Wuyuan-Huangshan Highway, the Jingganshan-Yingtan Highway, the Zhejiang-Ganzhou Railway and the Beijing-Fuzhou Railway.
The industry sector accounted for 40% of the GDP in 2015. Non-ferrous metallurgy, new energy, machinery and new construction material are the major industries in the city.
The city is rich in copper reserve, attracting Jiangxi Copper Corp, the largest copper maker in China, to operate copper-related business.
Major Industrial Park / Development Zone
Shangrao Economic and Technical Development Zone (state-level)
Target industries: Photovoltaic, optics, automotive
Major investors: Jinko Solar, Phoenix Optics, Landtourer Automobile, Shangrao Coach, Sinoma (Shangrao) Machinery, Naipu Mining Machinery