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Overview Of Guiyang
2018-09-27   Source:Guiyang China

Guiyang, “Zhu” (“筑” in Chinese) in short, is the capital of Guizhou Province and located in the geometric center of western China. With a land area of 8,043 square kilometers, Guiyang has jurisdiction over 6 districts, 1 county-level city and 3 counties, with a national-level hightech zone, a national economic development zone, a national-level comprehensive bonded zone and a national airport economic zone. It has a permanent population of 4,802,000 and 49 ethnic groups including Han, Miao and Buyi, among which 11 are minorities residing here for generations.

 Guiyang is adhering to the two lines of development and ecology, strengthening and improving the livelihood of the people, taking the “three transformation” reform (rural resources to assets, funds to shares and farmers to shareholders)  as the basic path, and carrying out the three strategic actions of large poverty alleviation, big data and great ecology to promote the sustainable and healthy development of the whole city’s economy and society, and strive to create a famous world tourist city with the characteristics of ecology. We will accelerate the construction of a fair and shared innovative central city, and strive to create a new future for the people of Guiyang.

Guiyang is rich in natural resources .

 Its has 365 million tons of bauxite reserves, accounting for one-fifth of the national total amount; 668 million tons of phosphate reserves, with the high-quality phosphate reserves accounting for 70% of the national total amount; 697 million tons of coal reserves; it is also rich in biological resources, with 1993 kinds of traditional Chinese medicine resources and, therefore, is reputed as “natural medicine valley”. It has unique tourism resources, including a national 5A class scenic spot, i.e., Qingyan Ancient Town, and 14 national 4A class scenic spots such as Tianhe Tan and Nanjiang Grand Canyon.

Guiyang is rich in natural resources

 In 2017, its GDP reached 353.796 billion yuan, up by 11.3%, with the total economic output advancing one place among the provincial capital cities, the economic growth rate has ranked the first among the national capital cities for 5 consecutive years., and the comprehensive strength ranking 41st among China Top 100 Cities, up by 9 numbers over the previous year. Its investment in fixed assets was 385.06 billion yuan, up by 18.1%; its total retail sales of social consumer goods was 133.582 billion yuan, up by 11.7%; and the total volume of its foreign trade import and export was 2.992 billion US dollars, up by 25.3%. Its general public budgetary revenue was 37.777 billion yuan, up by 8.01%; the total profits of its industrial enterprises above designated size were 20.694 billion yuan; the industrial production and sales rate above designated size was 95.3%, up by 0.5 percentage point over the previous year; its green economy accounted for 39% of the regional GDP, making it a national outstanding city for green development and a national model city for good quality.

Guiyang is rich in natural resources 

As the big data takes root and develops here, Guiyang has become the Core Area of the National Big Data Comprehensive Pilot Zone, the Big Data Industry Development Cluster, the Big Data Industry Technology Innovation Pilot Zone, and the Big Data and Cyber Security Demonstration Pilot City. In 2017, the city’s revenue of main businesses of big data enterprises was 81.7 billion yuan, up by 15.6 percent, the revenue of the software and information technology services business was 14.5 billion yuan, up by 20 percent, accounting for more than 50 percent and 70 percent of the province’s total respectively. The amount of E-commerce transactions exceeded 100 billion yuan, up by 33.1 percent. Innovation and entrepreneurship led by big data are booming, and “drifting in Guiyang” has become a fashion.

In 2017, 157 new industrial projects were started. The implementation of 326 traditional industrial technology transformation projects has completed the investment of 18.3 billion yuan. The industrial added value above the certain size in the city achieved 81.78 billion yuan, increased by 9.7%.

The modern service industry structure was optimized. The number of financial service enterprises in the financial city of Guizhou reaced 150, and the agglomeration development effect of financial industry began to show. Three companies were newly listed and four companies were newly listed on the new OTC market.

There are 172 big data enterprises above designated size, with a main business income of 80 billion yuan, up by 21%.

A total of 144 comprehensive health industry projects were implemented, with a total investment of 68.989 billion yuan. The investment completed this year was 11.957 billion yuan, accounting for 101.09% of the annual planned investment.

The setting-up of the National Tourism Demonstration Zone has been steadily advancing. The city has received 149 million visitors in the year, and achieved a total tourism revenue of 187.195 billion yuan, up by 34.1% and 34.7%, respectively.

The adjustment of the agricultural industry structure continued to deepen. 335,800 mu of agricultural planting structures were adjusted, and 161 new products passed the new “Three Products and One Indication” certification (pollution-free agricultural product, green food product, organic agricultural product and geographical indication of agricultural product), the total output value of the agricultural products processing industry exceeded 70 billion yuan, and the processing conversion rate of agricultural products of enterprises above designated size reached 45%.