Development FocusMainland Policies and Measures

Major Social and Economic Indicators (2018)

Area 7 434km2
Population* 14 498 000
Gross domestic product (GDP) RMB2,285.9 billion
GDP per capita RMB155,000
Value of total merchandise trade* RMB 971.44 billion
Value of export* RMB579.22billion
Value of import* RMB392.22billion
Industrial structure (% of GDP)* Primary industry (agriculture, forestry, animal husbandry, fishery): 1.1% of GDP
Secondary Industry (industrial and construction): 28.0% of GDP
Tertiary industry (service industry): 70.9% of GDP
Port Cargo Throughput* 590 million tons
Passenger Throughput* Visitors received: 62.756 million passenger trips
Guangzhou Baiyuan International Airport: 65.84 million 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 Guangzhou and Hong Kong

Youth Innovation Entrepreneurship Bases

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

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