12 April 2017
Yibin (Sichuan) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||13,266|
|GDP (RMB billion)||152.6|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||34,060|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||67.6|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||N.A.|
|Exports (USD million)||635.8|
|Imports (USD million)||315.9|
Source: Sichuan Statistical Yearbook 2016
Yibin is located in the southern part of the Sichuan Province.
Yibin is designated as a regional hub in MOFCOM’s development plan (2015-2020) of distributive trade and logistics. The Neijiang-Kunming Railway, the Neijiang-Yibin Expressway, the Yibin-Kunming Expressway and State Highway 213 run through the city. The Yibin Caiba Airport operates flights to major cities. It is also accessible via the Yangtze River.
Major industries in Yibin include liquor production, energy, chemicals and machinery. Many leading industrial enterprises, including Wuliangye Yibin, China Three Gorges Project Corporation, Yibin Tianyuan Group have set up production lines in the city. Gross industrial output amounted to RMB202 billion in 2015.
Major Industrial Park / Development Zone
Yibin Lingang Economic Technological Development Zone (state-level)
Target industry: Modern service
Major investors: China Auto Parts and Accessories Corporation, Red Bull, Beidahuang Agricultural