Jan. 30, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Shanghai
, the country's economic hub, saw its gross domestic product rise 8.2% year on year to RMB 1.92 trillion in 2011, according to the latest statistics released by the Shanghai
RMB12.49 billion of the GDP was generated by the primary sector, 0.7% more than in 2010. RMB 795.97 billion and RMB 1.11 trillion were generated in the secondary sector and the tertiary sector, 6.5% and 9.5% more than in 2010, respectively.
The city's value-added industrial output grew 7.4% year on year to RMB 679.83 billion, and its gross industrial output increased 6.4% to RMB 3.20 trillion.
Last year, the city's fixed-asset investment climbed 0.3% year on year to RMB 506.71 billion, including RMB 217.03 billion investments in real estate development and RMB 115.73 billion in urban infrastructure construction.Shanghai
's retail sales swelled 12.3% year on year to RMB 677.71 billion in 2011, and its foreign trade grew 18.6% year on year to US$437.44 billion.