5 May 2017
Yuxi (Yunnan) City Information
|Major Economic Indicators (2015)|
|Land Area (km2)||15,285|
|GDP (RMB billion)||124.45|
|GDP Per Capita (RMB)||52,812|
|Retail Sales of Consumer Goods (RMB billion)||29.1|
|Utilised FDI (USD million)||26|
|Exports (USD million)||1,852|
|Imports (USD million)||44|
Source: Yunnan Statistical Yearbook 2016
Yuxi is located in the middle part of the Yunnan Province. It mainly relies on the G213 Highway that links Yunnan with Lanzhou Gansu.
The industry sector plays a significant role in Yuxi’s economy, accounting for 52% of the GDP in 2015. Tobacco related products, minerals and electricity are the pillar industries of the city.
Hongta Group, which is based in Yuxi, owns a lot of famous cigarette brands such as Hongmei, Hongtashan and Yuxi.
Major Industrial Park / Development Zone
Yuxi National High-tech Industrial Development Zone (state-level)
Target industries: Electronic information, biopharmaceutical, new materials, Electro-Optical