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Wuhu (Anhui) City Information

Major Economic Indicators (2015)
Land Area (km2)5,988
Population (million)3.65
GDP (RMB billion)245.7
GDP Per Capita (RMB)67,592
GDP Composition
     Primary Industry4.9%
     Secondary Industry57.2%
     Industry51.8%
     Tertiary Industry37.9%
Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)73.3
Utilised FDI (USD million)2,300.6
Exports (USD million)5,542.2
Imports (USD million)1,276.7

Source: Anhui Statistical Yearbook 2016


General Introduction

Wuhu is located in the southeastern part of the Anhui province. It is the second largest economy in Anhui Province.

Wuhu is designated as a regional hub in MOFCOM’s development plan (2015-2020) of distributive trade and logistics. It is easily accessible by a comprehensive transportation network including three highways and five trunk railways that run through the city. Wuhu Port also provides easy transportation for the city along the Yangtze River.

Wuhu is the second largest industrial base after Hefei in the province. Major industries include automobiles, auto parts, electronic products and home appliances. Industry accounted for 52% of the GDP in 2015.

Chery Auto, one of the largest home grown carmakers in China, has set up its headquarters in the city.

Major Industrial Parks / Development Zones

1. Wuhu Economic & Technological Development Zone

Target industries: Automobiles and auto parts, electronic products, new building materials

Major investors: Chery Automobile, Guangdong Midea Group (Wuhu) Cooling Equipment, Anhui Jingcheng Copper, Siemens VDO Automotive, Hitachi Home Appliance

Website: www.weda.gov.cn

2. Wuhu Export Processing Zone

Target industries: Automobiles and auto parts, electronic products, new building materials

Major investors: Chery Automobile Co., Ltd., Wuhu Sea-Power Fishing Net Industry Co., Ltd., Good Electronic (Wuhu) Co., Ltd., Weide Video Equipment, Haixu New Materials, Wuhu Shiji Glass

3. Wuhu National Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone

Target industries: Auto and auto parts, electronic information, energy saving, service

Major investors: Chery New Energy, Delphi, AVIC, Anhui Conch Group

 

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