CHINA Zhejiang reports 7.1-pct GDP growth, digital economy a highlight

CHINA

Zhejiang reports 7.1-pct GDP growth, digital economy a highlight

Xinhua

16:54, January 27, 2019

HANGZHOU, Jan. 27 (Xinhua) - East China's Zhejiang Province recorded a GDP growth of 7.1 percent in 2018, with the digital economy as an important driving force.

VCG111174928079.jpg

(File photo: VCG)

The per capita disposable income of urban and rural residents has grown by 8.4 percent and 9.4 percent, respectively, according to the government work report delivered at the ongoing annual session of the provincial people's congress.

The core industries of digital economy witnessed a growth of 13.1 percent in added value, and 66 unmanned factories and workshops were built in the province last year.

In order to upgrade traditional industries, the province built 222 small and micro enterprises parks, added 16,000 industrial robots to factories and eliminated 1,733 companies with outdated production capacity.

Related Stories

Terms of Service & Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy to comply with the latest laws and regulations. The updated policy explains the mechanism of how we collect and treat your personal data. You can learn more about the rights you have by reading our terms of service. Please read them carefully. By clicking AGREE, you indicate that you have read and agreed to our privacy policies

Agree and continue