In May, the added value of industries above designated size increased by 8.8 percent year-on-year (the growth rate of added value below was the real growth rate after deducting the price factor), 13.6 percent higher than that of the same period in 2019, with an average growth of 6.6 percent in two years. On a month-on-month basis, in May, the added value of industries above designated size increased by 0.52 percent over the previous month. From January to May, the added value of industries above designated size increased by 17.8 percent year on year, with an average growth of 7.0 percent in two years.
In May, the added value of mining industry increased by 3.2 percent year on year; that of the manufacturing industry grew by 9.0 percent; and that of electricity, heat, gas and water production and supply increased by 11.0 percent.
In terms of economic types, the added value of state-owned holding enterprises increased by 7.7 percent year on year in May; that of joint stock enterprises increased by 8.9 percent, and that of foreign-funded enterprises and enterprises invested by Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan increased by 8.5 percent; that of private enterprises increased by 9.1 percent.
In terms of industries, in May, the added value of 36 of 41 major industries maintained a year-on-year growth. Agricultural and sideline food processing industry increased by 7.3 percent, textile industry increased by 3.0 percent, chemical raw materials and chemical products manufacturing industry increased by 8.6 percent, non-metallic mineral products industry increased by 7.6 percent, ferrous metal smelting and processing industry increased by 7.7 percent, non-ferrous metal smelting and processing industry increased by 2.9 percent, general equipment manufacturing industry increased by 13.8 percent, special equipment manufacturing industry increased by 5.9 percent, automobile manufacturing industry increased by 0.5 percent, the railway, shipbuilding, aerospace and other transportation equipment manufacturing industry increased by 7.5 percent, the electrical machinery and equipment manufacturing industry increased by 18.7 percent, the computer, communication and other electronic equipment manufacturing industry increased by 12.7 percent, and the power and heat production and supply industry increased by 10.4 percent.
In terms of products, in May, 428 of 612 products increased year on year. 124.69 million tons of steel, a year-on-year increase of 7.9 percent; 243.07 million tons of cement, a decrease of 3.2 percent; 5.45 million tons of ten kinds of non-ferrous metals, an increase of 10.3 percent; 2.28 million tons of ethylene, an increase of 23.7 percent; 2.096 million sets of vehicles, a decrease of 4.0 percent, of which 237,000 new energy vehicles, an increase of 166.3 percent; power generation was 647.8 billion kwh, up 7.9 percent; crude oil processing capacity was 60.5 million tons, an increase of 4.4 percent.
In May, the product sales rate of industrial enterprises was 97.4 percent, down 0.4 percentage point year on year; the value of export delivery of industrial enterprises reached 1,132.6 billion yuan, a nominal increase of 16.9 percent year on year.