As learned from Dandong Bureau of Foreign Trade and Economies on July 25, in the first half of the year, the foreign investment in actual use of Dandong was USD 602 million, up 1.49% year on year, which ranked the 7th in Liaoning Province; the foreign trade exports was USD 1.747 billion, which ranked the fourth in Liaoning Province; 4 overseas investment projects were approved, the aggregate investment was USD 80.52 million and Chinese investment was USD 48 million.
In the first half of the year, Dandong Bureau of Foreign Trade and Economies launched investment promotion activities at home and abroad and scored remarkable achievements. 120 enterprises whose exports exceeded USD 10 million were supported. On the basis of 3 provincial export bases including marine products cultivation and processing export base, textile and garment export base and building materials export base, Dandong Bureau of Foreign Trade and Economies helped enterprises apply for auto parts and strawberry processing bases and build and perfect export base management organization and intermediary organization.
In the second half of the year, on the basis of ‘1+N’ joint investment, our city will open up European Union, ASEAN, Central Asia, Africa, South America and other emerging markets. Meanwhile, our city will also launch the development of processing trade of exported material.