The added value of industries above designated size increased by 2.4% from January to February 2023
According to data from the National Bureau of Statistics on March 15th, from January to February, the added value of industries above designated size increased by 2.4% year-on-year (the growth rate of added value is the actual growth rate after deducting price factors), among which the added value of chemical raw materials and chemical product manufacturing increased by 7.8%.
From a month on month perspective, in February, the added value of industries above designated size increased by 0.12% compared to the previous month.
Looking at three major categories, from January to February, the added value of the mining industry increased by 4.7% year-on-year, the manufacturing industry increased by 2.1%, and the production and supply of electricity, heat, gas, and water increased by 2.4%.
In terms of economic types, from January to February, the added value of state-owned holding enterprises increased by 2.7% year-on-year; Joint stock enterprises increased by 4.3%, while foreign and Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan invested enterprises decreased by 5.2%; Private enterprises grew by 2.0%.
In terms of industries, from January to February, 22 out of 41 major industries maintained year-on-year growth in added value. Among them, Coal mining and washing industry increased by 5.0%, oil and natural gas mining industry by 4.2%, agricultural and sideline Food processing by 0.3%, wine, beverage and refined tea manufacturing industry by 0.3%, textile industry by 3.5%, chemical raw materials and chemical products manufacturing industry by 7.8%, non-metallic mineral products industry by 0.7%, Ferrous smelting and rolling processing industry by 5.9%, non-ferrous metal smelting and rolling processing industry by 6.7%, The general equipment manufacturing industry decreased by 1.3%, the specialized equipment manufacturing industry increased by 3.9%, the automobile manufacturing industry decreased by 1.0%, the railway, shipbuilding, aerospace and other transportation equipment manufacturing industry increased by 9.7%, the electrical machinery and equipment manufacturing industry increased by 13.9%, the computer, communication and other electronic equipment manufacturing industry decreased by 2.6%, and the power, thermal production and supply industry increased by 2.3%.
From a product perspective, from January to February, the production of 269 out of 620 products increased year-on-year. 206.23 million tons of steel, a year-on-year increase of 3.6%; 19.855 million tons of cement, a decrease of 0.6%; Ten types of non-ferrous metals reached 11.92 million tons, an increase of 9.8%; 5.08 million tons of ethylene, a decrease of 1.7%; 3.653 million vehicles, a decrease of 14.0%, including 970000 new energy vehicles, an increase of 16.3%; The power generation reached 1349.7 billion kilowatt hours, an increase of 0.7%; The crude oil processing volume reached 116.07 million tons, an increase of 3.3%.
From January to February, the sales rate of industrial enterprises' products was 95.8%, a year-on-year decrease of 1.7 percentage points; Industrial enterprises achieved an export delivery value of 2161.4 billion yuan, a nominal decrease of 4.9% year-on-year.
Source: National Bureau of Statistics