Henan’s Investment in Newly-Commenced Projects Up 39.7% in First Four Months
In April, as Henan’s pandemic prevention and control situation has seen steady improvement and the resumption of the order of work and life has been accelerating, a positive trend has emerged in economic performance and the growth rate of main economic indicators has recovered obviously, Henan Statistics Bureau said on May 19.
Key word: Production
In April, the added value of the industrial enterprises above designated size across the province was up by 6.6 percent year-on-year, 4.1 percentage points higher than that of March.
To be specific, in terms of industries, the added value of mining industry, manufacturing industry, high-tech manufacturing industry and equipment manufacturing industry saw respectively a year-on-year increase of 8.5 percent, 7.3 percent, 12.6 percent and 8.3 percent. And in terms of products, the output of medical masks and fermentation alcohol in industrial enterprises above designated size witnessed a year-on-year growth of 7.9 and 2.7 times.
Key word: Investment
In the first four months, Henan’s total planned and completed investment in new projects increased by 39.7 and 19.4 percent year-on-year, 24.8 and 16.9 percentage points higher than that of the first quarter, while its fixed-asset investment decreased by 1.1 percent, a rise of 6.4 percentage points over the first three months.
Key word: CPI
In April, Henan’s consumer price index grew 3.4 percent year-on-year (eased from the 4.8 percent gain in March) with a month-on-month decrease of 1.1 percent.
In terms of its major groups, the cost of food and beverages, education and recreation, medical care, and other goods and services rose respectively by 11.8, 0.8, 3.2 and 0.1 percent year-on-year, while that of apparel, housing, transportation and communication declined respectively by 1.4, 0.3 and 6.0 percent.
分类别看，食品烟酒价格同比上涨11.8%；衣着同比下降1.4%；居住同比下降0.3%；生活用品及服务同比上涨0.1%；交通和通信同比下降6.0%；教育文化和娱乐同比上涨0.8%；医疗保健同比上涨3.2%。（记者吴军 编译赵汉青 审校丁岚）