General

City Name: Zhanjiang

Language: Mandarin

 

 
Geography

Location: Southwest Guangdong, southernmost part of Chinese mainland

Territory: 12,417 square kilometers

Population: 7.1 million

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: Liu Xiaohua

Acting Mayor: Wang Zhongbing

Economy

GDP: 190.064 billion RMB (2012)

Year on Year Growth (%): 10%

Per Capita GDP: 26,810 RMB (2012)

Per Capita Disposable Income (Urban Resident): 20227.32 RMB (2012)

Per Capita Income (Rural Resident): 9,561 RMB (2012)

Import & Export: 4.686 billion USD (2012)

Major Industries: Oil and nature gas, agricultural product processing, oil refining, electric machinery, power and energy generating

 

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