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Jilin in northeastern China expects GDP to rise 10.7 percent in the first half

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Changchun, July 22 (Xinhua)-Jilin’s gross domestic product (GDP), one of the three provinces in the traditional industrial zone of northeastern China, increased by 10.7% in the first half of 2021 to 6,083. It is 100 million yuan (about 94 billion US dollars). , Official data showed Thursday.

During this period, Jilin City’s GDP growth rate was 1.4 points higher than in the first quarter of this year, according to Jilin’s Statistics Bureau.

The amount of foreign trade during the same period increased by 30.2% from the previous year to 79.1 billion yuan. Exports increased 21.5% to 16.87 billion yuan, and imports increased 32.8% to 62.23 billion yuan.

In the first six months of 2021, value added from the state’s major industrial enterprises increased by about 16 percent compared to the same period last year.

In particular, the value added of the automotive manufacturing sector increased by 15.4% year-on-year during the period. China’s car brand is growing rapidly, and China’s iconic sedan brand, Hongqi, saw a 112% surge in production from the same period last year.

Jilin in northeastern China expects GDP to rise 10.7 percent in the first half

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