3 March 2017
Xuchang (Henan) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||5,260|
|GDP (RMB billion)||217.1|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||50,162|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||70.7|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||680.9|
|Exports (USD million)||N.A.|
|Imports (USD million)||N.A.|
Source: Henan Statistical Yearbook 2016
Xuchang lies in the centre of the Henan Province. It is accessible by a number of highways and railways such as the Beijing-Guangzhou Railway, the Yuzhou-Dancheng Railway and the Beijing-Hong Kong-Macau Highway. Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport, situated 60 km from Xuchang, offers over 20 domestic flight routes to cities throughout China.
Industry is the largest economic contributor to Xuchang that accounted for 55% of the GDP in 2015. Coal mining and dressing, metallurgy, non-metal product manufacturing, tobacco, equipment manufacturing, machinery and textiles are the major industries in the city.
Major Industrial Park / Development Zone
Xuchang Economic and Technological Development Area (state-level)
Target industries: Electrical equipment, tobacco, food processing