11 Jan 2017
Yiyang (Hunan) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||12,144|
|GDP (RMB billion)||135.4|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||30,776|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||57.4|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||221.3|
|Exports (USD million)||517.3|
|Imports (USD million)||88.1|
Source: Hunan Statistical Yearbook 2016
Yiyang is situated in the central northern part of the Hunan Province. The city enjoys convenient transportation. There are three highways and two railways running through the city, linking the city with domestic cities in Hunan and other major cities in China.
The industry sector accounted for 38% of the GDP in 2015. Metallurgy, food and beverages, machinery, chemicals, textiles, pharmaceuticals and power production and supply are the major industries in the city.
Major Industrial Park / Development Zone
Yiyang National Hi-tech Industry Development Zone (state-level)
Target industries: Advanced manufacturing