25 Jan 2017
Xinzhou (Shanxi) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||25,472|
|GDP (RMB billion)||68.1|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||21,731|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||31.5|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||42.8|
|Exports (USD million)||190.7|
|Imports (USD million)||4.3|
Source: Shanxi Statistical Yearbook 2016
Xinzhou is seated in the central northern part of the Shanxi Province. It is easily accessible from Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei by highways and railways.
Xinzhou enjoys rich mineral resources, particularly coal, titanium and gold.
The industry sector accounted for 39% of the GDP in 2015. Benefiting from rich mineral resources, Xinzhou has developed coal mining and dressing, metallurgy, electricity and heat production and supply, and equipment manufacturing as its mainstream industries.