5 May 2017
Xishuangbanna (Yunnan) Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||19,582|
|GDP (RMB billion)||33.59|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||28,945|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||10.4|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||35|
|Exports (USD million)||268|
|Imports (USD million)||619|
Source: Yunnan Statistical Yearbook 2016
Xishuangbanna Autonomous Prefecture is located in the southern part of the Yunnan Province.
Xishuangbanna is easily accessible by highways. Xishuangbanna Jinghong Airport operates scheduled flights to domestic cities and Southeast Asian countries such as Thailand. The Jinghong Port offers international water routes to Burma and Laos.
The industry sector is relatively small in Xishuangbanna, accounting for 17% of the GDP in 2015.
The service sector is the largest sector in Xishuangbanna, accounting for 46% of the GDP in 2015. Tourism is the most important pillar of the service sector, its beautiful, exotic, tropical scenery, including Manfeilong Buddha Tower, Lancang River Bank, Mange Buddha Temple and Manjinglan Tourist Village are the major attractions.