Religious Belief
National Regional Autonomy
Tibetan Economy
Transportation, Posts & Telecommunications
Environmental Protection
Education, Science & Technology
Culture, Public Health & Sports
People's Livelihood & Social Security
Web Links
40th Anniversary of the Establishment of Tibet Autonomous Region
Tibet Through My Camera's Lens
Late Autumn in Tibet
50 Years in Tibet
China Tibet Information Center
Domestic Trade

In 2004, retail sales of consumer goods reached 6.37 billion yuan, an increase of 9.3 percent over the previous year. This broke down into 2.824 billion yuan of sales in urban areas, an increase of 8.3 percent; 3.545 billion yuan of sales in counties and places below the county level, an increase of 10 percent. Of the total, 5.038 billion yuan came from wholesale trade, an increase of 8.2 percent; 970 million yuan came from restaurant business, an increase of 18.7 percent; and 362 million yuan from other businesses, an increase of 2.1 percent.


Regarding the wholesale business volume, sales of food, beverages, tobacco and wine rose by 68.7 percent; that of garments, hats, shoes and knitwear rose by 43.6 percent; that of oil and oil products rose by 50.9 percent; and that of electrical machinery and equipment rose by 47.2 percent.

Copyright © China Internet Information Center. All Rights Reserved
E-mail: webmaster@china.org.cn Tel: 86-10-88828000 (20060324)