Pudong’s development statistics for 2019

english.pudong.gov.cn Updated:2020-04-24

In 2019, the regional GDP of Pudong, Shanghai increased 7 percent year on year to 1.27 trillion yuan ($184.59 billion).

Its primary industry was valued at 1.94 billion yuan, down 9.8 percent, its secondary industry was valued at 287.09 billion yuan, up 1.2 percent, and its tertiary industry was valued at 984.4 billion yuan, up 8.9 percent and accounting for 77.3 percent of the district’s total GDP.

Actual foreign direct investment was valued at $8.77 billion, fix asset investment was valued at 212.6 billion yuan, and per capita disposable income was 71,647 yuan, up 8.3 percent year on year.

The value of imports and exports exceeded 2 trillion yuan in total. Trade with ASEAN countries, the EU, and countries and regions involved in the Belt and Road Initiative rose 12.2 percent, 3.7 percent, and 10.5 percent, respectively.

By the end of 2019, Pudong was home to 1,075 registered financial institutions, 83 foreign-funded asset management companies, 332 regional headquarters of transnational corporations, 240 foreign-funded research and development centers, and 2,902 high-tech companies.

The district also built 350 hectares of green area in 2019. Its forest coverage rate was 17 percent, while the percentage of days with good air quality was 86.4 percent.