In 2023, the total foreign trade of Pudong in East China's Shanghai made steady progress, reaching a historic high.
Aided by a policy boost, China's economy is showing more signs of improvement, as official data on Wednesday revealed that profits at China's industrial firms grew for the fourth consecutive month in November.
Pudong in East China's Shanghai experienced a consumption boom during this year's combined Mid-Autumn Festival and National Day holiday from Sept 29 to Oct 6.
Pudong New Area in East China's Shanghai registered stable economic growth in the first half of the year, according to official data.
The fixed asset investment in Shanghai's Pudong New Area grew 49.9 percent year-on-year to hit 107 billion yuan ($14.78 billion) in the first five months of this year.
From building China's first free trade pilot zone to leading socialist modernization, Shanghai's Pudong New Area is writing a new chapter on the country's reform and opening-up.
Pudong New Area's use of foreign capital reached $11.06 billion in 2022, up 3.33 percent year-on-year despite multiple challenges.
Pudong New Area in East China's Shanghai set its economic and social development goals for this year.