Economic development

Updated:  2021-04-01


The district's GDP increased by 2.2 percent in 2020 and its fixed-asset investment registered an growth of 4.1 percent. The total value of local agricultural output expanded by 10.4 percent to 5.6 billion yuan ($876 million) in 2020, while the total retail sales of consumer goods surged 57 percent to 18.9 billion yuan ($2.9 billion) in the same year. More than 14.2 million people visited local tourist attractions and generated revenue of nearly 5.1 billion yuan ($796 million) in 2020. The four strategic and leading industries of bio-medicine, new energy, new materials and intelligent equipment accelerated their presence in the district. Fifty-two firms of relevant leading industries produced a total output value of about 7.5 billion yuan ($1.2 billion) in 2020.