27 Jan 2017
Yuncheng (Shanxi) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||14,106|
|GDP (RMB billion)||117.4|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||22,304|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||66.1|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||17.5|
|Exports (USD million)||330.8|
|Imports (USD million)||865.4|
Source: Shanxi Statistical Yearbook 2016
Yuncheng is situated in the southwestern part of the Shanxi Province. The city has a well-established transportation infrastructure. Highways and railways connect the city with other major cities in Shanxi, Henan and Shaanxi Provinces. Yuncheng Guangong Airport operates domestic flights to Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Kunming and Sanya.
The industry sector accounted for 30% of the GDP in 2015. Major industries include metallurgy, coking, raw chemicals and chemical products, electricity and heat production and supply. Many large companies, such as Nafine Chemical Industry Group, Zhongtiaoshan Non-ferrous Metals Group Co. Ltd, Chalco Shanxi Aluminum Plant and Shanxi Yuncheng Engraving Group have set up headquarters in Yuncheng.