经济基础 Economic Foundation
The Urban district is the typical special economy of city center district. In 2008, the GDP of whole region reached 6.85 billion yuan. The Third industry is the leading industry, accounting for 74.1% of GDP. The non-public economy develops vigorously, accounting for 46.1% of GDP. 7 various joint corporation agreements are signed in 2008, which use a foreign investment of 1.007 billion yuan. The total volume of retail sales is 6.69 billion yuan, accounting for 54.3 of the whole city. The fixed asset investment reaches 3.04 billion yuan. A great number of major projects and service projects such as Xintiandi, M&L International, five-star hotels, Golden Street and so on enter the downtown.At present,the business area has reached more than 1 million square meters.