Recently, Guangxi-ASEAN Economic and Technological Development Zone held a press conference on the 60th anniversary of the founding of Guangxi’s state-operated Wuming Overseas Chinese Farm. During the conference, it introduced the development course of this farm over the past six decades, as well as the achievements made in comprehensive reform, the industrial development of this farm and people’s well-being.
According to statistics, more than 400 industrial enterprises have settled in Guangxi-ASEAN Economic and Technological Development Zone currently. From 2016 to 2019, the average annual growth rate of industrial output was 6.4%; the average annual growth rate of fiscal revenue was 10.38%; the average annual growth rates of the total investment in fixed assets and total retail sales of consumer goods reached 14.7% and 7.2%, respectively. Besides, during the 13th Five-Year Plan period, Guangxi-ASEAN Economic and Technological Development Zone has attached great importance to the development of emerging industries led by food processing, environmentally-friendly household necessities and bio-pharmacy. A total of 260 projects have been introduced, with a total investment of 19.9 billion yuan.