General

City Name: Yangjiang

Language: Mandarin

 
Geography

Location: Southwestern Guangdong, facing South China Sea in the south

Territory: a land area of 7813 square kilometers and a water area of 10230 square kilometers

Climate: This area is located in the south to the tropic, with tropical climate, abundant rainfall and moderate weather. The average temperature is about 23 degrees Celsius and average annual rainfall is around 2300mm.

 
Government

Secretary of CPC Municipal Committee: Wei Hongguang

Mayor: Qiu Zhiyong

Economy

GDP: 88 billion RMB (2012)

Year on Year Growth (%): 13%

Per Capita GDP: 35,800 RMB (2012)

Per Capita Disposable Income (Urban Resident): 19,072 RMB (2012)

Per Capita Income (Rural Resident): 9,415 RMB (2012)

Import & Export: 2.28 billion USD (2012)

Major Industries: Knife & scissors, power generation, aqua industry, tourism

 

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