Shinan district, located along the southern coast of Qingdao, is a center of politics, economy, tourism, culture, science and technology, finance and trade. The district's economy saw rapid development in 2020. The district's GDP topped 100 billion yuan ($15.42 billion) in 2018, 110 billion yuan in 2019 and 120 billion yuan in 2020, respectively, in the past three years. Moreover, it is forecast to exceed 125 billion yuan this year, with average year-on-year growth of 6 percent during the same period. Shinan's per capita GDP exceeded 200,000 yuan in 2020.Read More >
A sub-venue of the 2022 Qingdao China Wealth Forum was held in Shinan district on July 30.
Shinan district in Qingdao was recognized as one of Shandong's top 10 counties (county-level cities and districts) for health and nursing-themed tourism during the Shandong Tourism Development Conference on June 26.
Qingdao's Shinan district was included in the list of China's top 30 demonstration districts for the building economy (headquarters economy).
Shinan's "first store economy" is leading the way for Qingdao's development in East China's Shandong province last year.
The Shinan district of Qingdao city – located in East China's Shandong province – recently broke ground at a raft of major projects that will cost a total of 6.16 billion yuan ($868.41 million).
A novel promotional figurine, or mascot called Mr Young, was introduced on Jan 1 as prototype image of a well-mannered young gentleman in Shinan.