Development FocusMainland Policies and Measures

Major Social and Economic Indicators (2018)

Area 3 798km2
Population* 7 657 000
Gross domestic product (GDP) RMB993.6 billion
GDP per capita RMB128,000
Value of total merchandise trade* RMB435.74 billion
Value of export* RMB315.36 billion
Value of import* RMB120.38 billion
Industrial structure (% of GDP)* Primary industry (agriculture, forestry, animal husbandry, fishery): 1.5% of GDP
Secondary Industry (industrial and construction): 58.4% of GDP
Tertiary industry (service industry): 40.1% of GDP
Port Cargo Throughput* 79.674 million tons
Passenger Throughput* Visitors received: 49.29 million passenger trips
Foshan Shadi Airport: 470 000 passenger trips

Note: the above figures are provided by relevant Guangdong provincial and municipal government departments
* 2017 data

Major Development Areas

Economic and Trade Relations Between Foshan and Hong Kong

Youth Innovation Entrepreneurship Bases

For Foshan's key measures on taking forward the development of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, please refer to the webpage of 2018 Work Report of Foshan Municipal Government (in Chinese only).

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