Performance in the
first three quarters
the first 3 quarters of this year, governments at all levels implemented
in real earnest a series of policies aiming at expanding domestic
demand, as well as the pro-active financial policy and the solid
monetary policy. National economic performance increased fast.
gross domestic product increased steadily. According to preliminary
estimation, the gross domestic product (GDP) in the first 3 quarters
was 6722.7 billion yuan, up by 7.6% over the same period of last
year at comparable prices. Of which, the primary industry was
869.9 billion yuan, up 2.5%, and the secondary industry was 3553.7
billion yuan, up 9.3%, and 2299.1 billion yuan for the tertiary
industry, up 7%.
quality of economic performance was good. Budget income continued
to increase fast.
budget revenue (excluding debts) was 1187.2 billion yuan, up 24.2%
over the same period of last year in the first 3 quarters of this
year. The economic efficiency was turning for the better. From
January to September, The total profit made by industrial enterprises
was 326.03 billion yuan, up 12.6%. Of which, that of Stated-owned
and stated share-holding enterprises was 173.72 billion yuan,
up 8.4% over the same period of last year, down 5.3 percentage
points than the first 8 months of this year. And the total losses
occurred in loss-suffering enterprises was 93.5 billion yuan in
the first 3 quarters of this year.
growth was registered in industrial production.
the first 3 quarters of this year, the total value-added of the
industrial sector was 1959.7 billion yuan, up 10.3% over the same
period of last year. The growth of state-owned and state-holding
enterprises was 9.1%, and that of collective-owned enterprises
was 6.9%, that of share-holding enterprises was 11.1%, and 12.3%
for the foreign funded enterprises and enterprises with funds
form Hong Kong, Macao & Taiwan.
in fixed assets speeded up.
the first three quarter of this year, the completed investment
in fixed assets of the country was 2122.1 billion yuan, up 15.8%
over the same period of last year, 0.7 percentage points faster
than the first half. In terms of different economic entities,
the investment of state-owned units and other type of units was
up 18.2%, that of collective units and individual was up 9.1%.
and import increased fast
value of export and import in the first 3 quarters of this year
was 376.4 billion US dollars, up by 9% compared with the same
period of last year. Of which that of export was 195 billion US
dollars, up 7%; that of import was 181.4 billion US dollars, up
11.2%. Surplus was 13.6 billion US dollars, down 5.6 billion US
dollars over the same period of last year. In the first 3 quarters
of this year, the foreign direct investment actually utilized
was 32.2 billion US dollars, up by 20.7%.
sales on domestic market increase steadily, and the price is steady.
the first 3 quarters of this year, the total retail sales of consumer
goods was 2679.3 billion yuan, up 10.1% over the same period of
last year. Of this total, the retail sales of consumer goods in
urban was up 11.5%, 3.7 percentage points faster than that at
and below county level.
terms of different industries, the sales of the wholesale and
retail trades was up 10.8%, the sales of the catering industry
was up 16.2%.The consumer price index of residents in the first
3 quarters of this year was 101%.
of rural and urban residents increased fast.
to preliminary estimation, in the first 3 quarters of this year,
the per capita disposable income of urban households was 5120
yuan, up 7.4% over the same period of last year at comparable
prices. And the per capita net income of rural households was
1641 yuan, up 5.2% over the same period of last year at comparable.