China Manufacturing Statistics
Statistic Verification
Source: National Geographic, Economist Intelligence Unit
Research Date: April 27th, 2015

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Chinese Manufacturing StatisticsData
Total number of Chinese manufacturing jobs99,250,000
Average hourly compenstation for a Chinese manufacturing employee$1.74
Percent of China labor force in manufacturing13 %
Percent of Total Production in ChinaPercent
Percent of worlds umbrellas made in China70 %
Percent of worlds buttons made in China60 %
Percent of Chinese goods sent to the U.S. that go to Wal-Mart9 %
Percent of U.S. shoes made in China72 %
Percent of U.S. artificial Christmas lights made in China85 %
Percent of U.S. kitchen appliances made in China48 %
Percent of U.S. toys made in China49 %
Best Chinese cities for business environmentIndex
On a scale of 0 to 5 based on economy, market opportunities, labour market, infrastructure and environment
Shanghai3.42
Guangzhou3.35
Beijing3.15
Hangzhou2.97
Nanjing2.95
Shenzhen2.87
Tianjin2.86
Qingdao2.75
Xiamen2.75
Ningbo2.7
Suzhou2.64
Fuzhou2.49
Chengdu2.49
Dalian2.49
Foshan2.47
Largest China Manufacturing CompaniesIndustryAnnual Revenue
SinochemChemicals$70,990,000,000
SAIC MotorAutomotive$67,255,000,000
Dongfeng Motor GroupAutomotive$62,911,000,000
FAW GroupAutomotive$62,911,000,000
China MinmetalsMetals$54,509,000,000
NorincoEngineering$48,154,000,000
China South Industries GroupAutomotive, Electronics$43,160,000,000
Aviation Industry Corporation of ChinaAerospace & Defence$40,835,000,000
Hebei Iron & SteelSteel$38,722,000,000
China Metallurgical GroupEngineering$37,613,000,000
Shougang GroupSteel$36,117,000,000
Aluminum Corporation of ChinaAluminium$35,839,000,000
Wuhan Iron & SteelSteel$34,260,000,000
Jiangsu Shagang GroupSteel$32,097,000,000
HuaweiTelecommunications Equipment$31,543,000,000
China National Building Material CompanyBuilding Materials$30,022,000,000

Made in China is actually used for the products from Mainland China, governed by the People's Republic of China.

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