Beijing’s GDP rises by 17.1%

 Beijing’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) 891.6 billion Yuan (about 136.7 billion U.S. dollars) the first quarter 2021, increased by 17.1 per cent year-on-year.

is according the Beijing Municipal Statistics Bureau on Monday.

The value added output major industrial enterprises Beijing increased by 38.4 per cent the period with the high-tech sector seeing a steep rise of 81.9 per cent.

Meanwhile, the capital’s per capita disposable income grew line with its GDP the period, reaching 19,585 Yuan, by 9.6 per cent year-on- year. (Xinhua/NAN)