Data from the first half of this year showed the GDP of Jinan stood at 341.74 billion yuan ($52 billion), up 8.3 percent from last year. In the first 8 months, the city's fixed-asset investment increased by 15.2 percent, and tax revenues by 12.4 percent year on year, topping the growth across the province.
During the same period, the city's industrial enterprise profits increased by 10.1 percent, year on year, as new growth forces replaced old ones for industrial development.
In the first 6 months of this year, Beijing's GDP rose 6.8 percent and Tianjin's, 6.9 percent, as economy structure continued to optimize itself and developmental quality rose, according to the National Bureau of Statistics.
Economic indicators of Zhengzhou and Xinmi in central China's Henan Province were also on the rise.
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October 19,2017 By:People's Daily