Chongqing utilizes foreign capital of 462 mln U.S. dollars in Jan, 2012

Chongqing Foreign Trade and Economic Relations Commission said on February 12, 2012, the actual utilization of foreign capital reached 462 million U.S. dollars in January 2012, increasing by 88.78% year on year, creating the best situation since Chongqing has been a municipality.

Chongqing’s utilization of foreign capital in January presented three features as followed: firstly, the capital source became more diversified. Foreign merchants from 15 countries (or regions) have invested in Chongqing; secondly, the space was planned more extensively. There were totally 16 districts and counties which have actual foreign capital; thirdly, the foreign capital of manufacture was dominant, the secondary industry utilized foreign capital of 446 million U.S. dollars, accounting for 96.58% of the total amount.

Fu Qian