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Shantou's Economy on the Whole Enjoyed Steady Performance in the First Half of 2018, with a Growth Rate Ranked Sixth in Guangdong Province
Date: 2018/8/3    Editor: liuxi    View: 133

In the first half of this year, Shantou's economy on the whole enjoyed steady performance despite complex and grim internal and external environment, and the growth rates of its main economic indicators were ranked high in Guangdong Province; in the first half of this year, Shantou City realized the GDP of RMB 116.83 billion, with year-to-year growth of 7.5%, and the growth rate was higher than those in Guangdong Province and in China, ranked sixth in Guangdong Province. Among others, in the first half of this year, the growth rate of the total investment in fixed assets in Shantou City was 5.1% higher than that in Guangdong Province, ranked fourth in the Province; the growth rate of the added value of industrial enterprises above the designated scale was 4.9% higher than that in the Province, ranked third in the Province; and the domestic and foreign currency loan balance of the financial institutions was 7.8% higher than that in the Province, ranked first in the Province. Compared to the same period last year, the downward pressure on the economy was greater, but the economic fundamentals ensuring steady growth remained unchanged and the sound overall economic situation remained unchanged.

In addition, in the first half of this year, Shantou City made greater efforts to develop new markets of foreign trade; the volume of its exports to the European Union, India and Russia increased respectively by 10.9%, 20% and 12.3%, with certain achievements made. Meanwhile, in the first half of this year, the quality of Shantou City's finance and taxation had been steadily improved; its tax revenue increased by 15.2%, with a growth rate ranked eighth in Guangdong Province; and the proportion of its tax revenue to its general public budget increased to 65.7% from 61.6% last year.

Source:Shantou Daily, Aug 3, 2018

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日期: 2018/8/3    上传者: liuxi    阅读数: 133



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