Development FocusMainland Policies and Measures

Major Social and Economic Indicators (2018)

Area 3 798km2
Population 7 906 000
Gross domestic product (GDP) RMB993.6 billion
GDP per capita RMB128,000
Value of total merchandise trade RMB459.93 billion
Value of export RMB352.74 billion
Value of import RMB107.19 billion
Industrial structure (% of GDP) Primary industry (agriculture, forestry, animal husbandry, fishery): 1.5% of GDP
Secondary Industry (industrial and construction): 56.5% of GDP
Tertiary industry (service industry): 42% of GDP
Port Cargo Throughput 89.731 million tons
Passenger Throughput Visitors received: 54.24 million passenger trips
Foshan Shadi Airport*: 470 000 passenger trips

Note: the above figures are based on the Statistical Communiqué of Foshan on the 2018 National Economic and Social Development
* 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 Work Report of Foshan Municipal Government (in Chinese only).

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