3 Feb 2017
Wulanchabu (Inner Mongolia) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||54,491|
|GDP (RMB billion)||91.38|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||43,221|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||29.04|
|Exports (USD million)||36|
|Imports (USD million)||39|
Source: Inner Mongolia Statistical Yearbook 2016
Wulanchabu is located in the middle part of the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region.
Transportation in Wulanchabu mainly relies on railways and highways. Four railways and a number of highways connect the city with major domestic cities, such as Beijing, Baotou. The Jining-Erenhot Railway connects to railways of Mongolia and extends to European countries.
Wulanchabu has a rather small but significant primary sector which accounted for 15% of the city’s economy in 2015. Wulanchabu is replete with various natural resources, such as forest, grassland, minerals, and solar and wind energy.
Industry accounted for 43% of the GDP in 2015. Major industries are electricity, building materials, chemical, agricultural and livestock products processing, equipment manufacturing and metallurgical industry.