Guangdong Economic and Trade Information-2017

Area 179 thousand and 700 square kilometers
Population 111 million 690 thousand (late 2017)
Cities in the province(Prefecture level city) Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Foshan, Dongguan, Zhaoqing, Huizhou, Jiangmen, Zhongshan, Zhuhai, Shantou, Chaozhou.
Gross Domestic Product 8 trillion and 987 billion 9 million yuan
Major Industries The electronic information industry, the electrical machinery industry, the petrochemical industry, the textile and clothing industry, the food and beverage industry, the building material industry, the forestry, the paper industry, the medicine industry, the automobile and motorcycle industry.
foreign Direct Investment 23 billion 349 million dollars (actual use)
Main Export Products Semiconductor, agricultural products, refined oil, cosmetics and skin care products.
Main Import Products Dried fruit,fresh fruit, edible oil, soya bean, rubber, logs
Export Value of Goods and Services 4 trillion and 218 billion 680 million yuan
Import Value of Goods and Services 2 trillion and 596 billion 910 million yuan
Number of Passengers Number of inbound overnight passengers: 36 million 475 thousand and 600 person times

Number of domestic overnight passengers: 407 million person times

Economic and trade and investment situation between Guangdong and Macao

From January 2017 to November 2017, the total import and export volume of Guangdong and Macao was 109.7 billion. By the end of November 2017, the total number of direct investment projects of Macao in Guangdong was 678, and the direct contract investment was 5 billion 180 million US dollars with the actual use of foreign capital was 521 million dollars.By the end of November 2017, Guangdong has set up 678 investment projects in Macao, with 518 thousand dollars in contracted foreign capital and 52 thousand and 100 US dollars in actual foreign investment.

Economic and trade and investment situation between Guangdong and Portuguese speaking countries

From January 2016 to December 2016, the total import and export volume of Guangdong and Portuguese speaking countries amounted to 9 billion 213 million 150 thousand US dollars. Portuguese speaking countries had 12 investment projects in Guangdong, with 10 million 590 thousand US dollars in contractual foreign capital and 3 million 600 thousand US dollars in actual foreign investment. In 2016, Guangdong totally invested 2 million 970 thousand US dollars in Portuguese speaking countries.

Source of information:

Statistics Bureau of Guangdong Province: http://www.gdstats.gov.cn/

Department of Commerce of Guangdong Province:  http://www.gdcom.gov.cn

Guangzhou representative office inquires about information from the Commerce Department of Guangdong Province