In 2015, Shanghai’s industrial added value and gross industrial output value totaled 710.994 billion yuan and 3.1 trillion yuan, up a respective 0.5 percent and down 0.8 percent compared with 2014.
Digital information, automobiles, petrochemicals and fine chemical engineering, high-end steel, equipment manufacturing and bio-pharm are the six key industries of Shanghai. The total industrial output value of these six industries totaled 2.08 trillion yuan in 2015, accounting for 66.9 percent of the city’s gross output value of above-scale industries.
Strategic emerging industries
In 2015, the city’s strategic emerging industries, including energy conservation and environmental protection, new information technology, bio-pharm, high-end equipment, new energy, new material and new-energy vehicles, reached a total industrial output value of 806.41 billion yuan, accounting for 26 percent of city’s gross output value of above-scale industries. Among them, the new energy, bio-pharm and new-energy vehicles industries enjoyed fast development, with growth rates of 4.6 percent, 2 percent and 31.5 percent respectively.
Industrial products output
The sales rate of the city’s above-scale industrial products reached 99.5 percent in 2015. Major industrial products such as processed crude oil, industrial robots, mobile phones and automobiles enjoyed a fast output growth.
Output and year-on-year growth rate of major industrial products in Shanghai in 2015
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