In the first two months in 2019, the total value added of the industrial enterprises above designated size was up by 5.3 percent year-on-year in real terms (the following growth rates of value added are real growth rates, after deducting price factors), 0.4 percentage point slower than last December. After adjusting the influences of 6.1 percent increase from the Spring Festival. In February, the total value added of the industrial enterprises above designated size increased 0.43 percent month on month.
In view of three sectors, in the first two month, the value added of mining and quarrying increased 0.3 percent year-on-year, while the growth rate decreased 3.3 percentage points than last December; that of manufacturing increased 5.6 percent, an increase of 0.1 percentage point; that of production and distribution of electricity, heating power, gas and water was up by 6.8 percent, a decrease of 2.8 percentage points.
Analysis on different types of enterprises showed that, in the first two months, the value added of the state holding enterprises increased 4.4 percent year-on-year; that of share-holding enterprises increased 6.4 percent; that of enterprises funded by foreign investors or investors from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan province decreased 0.3 percent; that of private enterprise increased 8.3 percent.
Grouped by different sectors, in the first two months, 38 industries within 41 industrial divisions kept year-on-year growth. Of this total, the growth of processing of food from agricultural products up by 6.3 percent; the textile industry up by 0.2 percent; the manufacture of raw chemical materials and chemical products, up by 4.3 percent; the manufacture of non-metallic mineral products, up by 8.8 percent; the manufacture and processing of ferrous metals, up by 7.5 percent; the manufacture and processing of non-ferrous metals, up by 9.3 percent; the manufacture of general-purpose machinery, up by 4.4 percent; the manufacture of special-purpose machinery, up by 10.0 percent; the manufacture of automobile industry, down by 5.3 percent; the manufacture of railway locomotives, building of ships and boats, manufacture of air and spacecraft and other transportation equipment, up by 7.9 percent; the manufacture of electric machinery and equipment, up by 8.0 percent; the manufacture of computer, communication equipment and other electronic equipment, up by 6.0 percent; the production and supply of electric power and heat power, up by 6.1 percent.
In terms of different regions, in the first two months, the value-added of eastern region increased 3.1 percent year-on-year; central region went up by 8.7 percent; western region went up by 5.8 percent; northeastern region went up by 5.3 percent.
In terms of different products, 351 products within 605 products kept year-on-year growth. Of this total, the output of pig iron was 171.46 million tons, went up by 10.7 percent year-on-year; that of cement was 211.81 million tons, went up by 0.5 percent; that of 10 kinds of nonferrous metals was 9.03 million tons, up by 6.2 percent; that of ethylene was 3,310 thousand tons, up by 8.9 percent; that of automobiles was 3,720 thousand sets, down by 15.1 percent, Of which, that of cars was 1,458 thousand sets, down by 17.8 percent; that of new energy cars was 1,380 thousand sets, up by 53.3 percent; that of electricity was 1,098.2 billion kilowatt-hours, up by 2.9 percent; that of crude oil was 102.49 million tons, up by 6.1 percent.
The sales ratio of industrial products in the first two months was 97.9 percent, a decrease of 0.3 percentage point from that in the same period of last year. The total export delivery value of industrial enterprises was 1,725.5 billion yuan, an nominal increase of 4.2 percent year-on-year.