4 Nov 2016
Xiaogan (Hubei) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||8,910|
|GDP (RMB billion)||145.7|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||29,924|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||79.7|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||345|
|Exports (USD million)||973|
|Imports (USD million)||214|
Source: Hubei Statistical Yearbook 2016
Xiaogan is situated in the northeastern part of the Hubei Province. It is part of the Wuhan City Cluster which gained approval to be a pilot zone for the construction of a resource conserving and environment friendly society.
Numerous highways and railways form a convenient transportation network in Xiaogan. It takes less than an hour to drive from Xiaogan to Wuhan Tianhe Airport, which operates flights to over 20 domestic cities.
Xiaogan has a rather significant agricultural and mining sectors. The city is rich in mineral resources, such as gypsum, rock salt and phosphorite. It is also rich in wild animal and plants resources. Major agricultural products in Xiaogan are crops and vegetables.
Automobile, chemicals, textiles, food, pharmaceuticals and metal products are the pillar industries in Xiaogan. Leading industrial firms include Shuanghuan Tech and Hubei Fuxing Science & Technology, both of which are Shenzhen-listed companies.
Major Industrial Park / Development Zone
Xiaogan Hi-Tech Industry Development Zone (孝感國家高新區)
Target industries: Automobiles, textiles and garments, equipment manufacturing bio-pharmaceuticals