Mayoral delegation to China
16-18 November 2006
Capital of the People’s Republic of China, Beijing is the centre of the nation politically, culturally and in terms of international exchanges.
The city has a population of 14.2 million in an area of 16,800 sq km – a population density of 847 people per square kilometre. Beijing has China’s greatest development of tertiary industry, with more than 62% of GDP devoted to this sector.
Key business sectors are iron and steel production, machine building, coal production, armaments, textiles and apparel, petroleum, cement, chemical fertilisers, footwear, toys, automobiles, consumer electronics, telecommunications equipment and food processing.
For more information on Beijing visit www.ebeijing.gov.cn/
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