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The reporter learned from the Municipal Bureau of statistics, the first half of the year, the development of our major economic indicators highlighted in the northwest of the capital city of five, steadily rising economy, steady economic growth. See from the main economic indicators: the city GDP, above scale industrial added value, three indicators of the growth rate of total retail sales ranked first; fixed assets investment, local public budget revenue growth from two or three.
[first] GDP growth in the first half of the year, the city completed 49 billion 676 million yuan GDP, an increase of 10.7%, higher than the average growth rate of five in the capital city of 2.4 percentage points, the rapid pace of growth, 2.1 percentage points higher than the city of Lanzhou in second.
[above scale industrial added value growth rate ranks first] in the first half, the city’s above scale industrial added value increased 13.2%, higher than the average growth rate of five in the capital city of 6.6 percentage points, significantly higher than the second ranked Yinchuan City 4 percentage points, the remaining three city growth rate were 6.2% and 6.2%.
[total retail sales growth in the first half of the city completed], total retail sales of social consumer goods 20 billion 497 million yuan, an increase of 11.3%, higher than the average growth rate of 2.8 percentage points in the capital city of Northwest five. Higher than second in Xi’an (10.1%) by 1.2 percentage points; Lanzhou, Yinchuan, Urumqi, the growth rate of the city are below three in 10%.
 fixed asset investment growth rate ranks second in the first half of the year, the city completed investment in fixed assets 55 billion 542 million yuan, an increase of 12.9%, higher than the average growth rate of five in the capital city of 7.2 percentage points lower than ranked first in Lanzhou city (14.9%) 2 percentage points.
[local public budget revenue growth in the first half of third], the city’s local public budget revenue 4 billion 748 million yuan, an increase of 15.1%, higher than the average growth rate of five in the capital city of 3.6 percentage points, the growth rate was lower than the top two in Xi’an City and Lanzhou City, 2.9 percentage points and 0.8 percentage points.