Central areas gain on coast | South China Morning Post
  • Fri
  • Jan 30, 2015
  • Updated: 12:31am

Central areas gain on coast

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 06 May, 1997, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 06 May, 1997, 12:00am
 

China's central region, which includes nine provinces, recorded economic growth of 0.9 percentage points faster than the eastern coastal areas in 1996.


The gross domestic product (GDP) of eastern coastal regions totalled 3.92 trillion yuan (about HK$3.64 trillion) in 1996, while the GDP of the central region reached 1.89 trillion yuan.


The western region GDP reached 959.6 billion yuan, the Economic Information Daily reported yesterday, quoting State Statistical Bureau figures

Share

For unlimited access to:

SCMP.com SCMP Tablet Edition SCMP Mobile Edition 10-year news archive
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 

Login

SCMP.com Account

or