The total economic added-value of Jiading district in Shanghai in 2015 was 175.61 billion yuan ($26.48 billion), a growth of 7 percent year-on-year.
The district's fiscal revenue maintained steady growth, with its general public budget rising to 19.14 billion yuan, up 11.9 percent year-on-year.
The commercial economy developed fast, with the total retail sales of consumer goods amounting to 87.29 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 22.2 percent.
Foreign investment grew rapidly, with the contractual foreign investment rising 31.6 percent year-on-year to $1.54 billion. Fixed asset investment which totaled 45.19 billion yuan this year, remained high. All indexes met their annual target in 2015.
The "Four New Economy" (new technology, new business pattern, new mode, and new industry) in Jiading district maintained good momentum, with its new industry and new mode leading the way on the development front. Four of its industrial bases including a new energy vehicle industrial innovation base received recognition as "Four New Economy" innovation bases.
The district actively sought cooperation with the Shanghai free trade zone, making cooperation plans and trialing cross-border e-commerce by building a cross-border e-commerce platform.
Investment attraction was an economic highlight, attracting 45 new regional headquarters for foreign enterprises, and 16,116 Chinese enterprises, increasing registered capital by 103.9 billion yuan.