China

FeatureValueUnitSource / Year
CapitalBeijingAuswärtiges Amt
Currency1 Euro = approx. 7,8 CNY
(As of: 18.09.2017)
Chinese Renminbi Yuan (CNY)Bankenverband / 2017
Area9 597 995
(incl. Taiwan, Hongkong und Macau)
km²Auswärtiges Amt / 2017
Population1 382 000 000Auswärtiges Amt / 2017
Population Density147Persons per km²Statistisches Bundesamt / 2105
Average Income per Capita8 113US $Statistisches Bundesamt / 2015
Living Wage3 847
(approx. 492 €, as of: 18.09.2017)
CNYAsia Floor Wage / 2015
Proceeds from Export2 097 637 171 895US $UN Comtrade Data Base / 2016
Export Goods (Top 3)1. Computer
2. Broadcasting Accessories
3. Telephones
WTO Statistics Database / 2016
Most important Export Countries (Textile Sector)1. USA
2. Japan
3. Great Britian
UN Comtrade Data Base / 2016¹
Export Volume Clothing146 478 364 120US $UN Comtrade Data Base / 2016
Growth of Clothing Sector+ 21Change (in %)UN Comtrade Data Base / 2010 – 2016¹
Share of textile and clothing exports in total exports of the country12,7Share (in %)ITC Trade Map / 2016²
Share of textile and clothing exports in total global textile and clothing sector exports33,56Share (in %)ITC Trade Map / 2017
Employees in the Textile and Clothing Industry9 523 900UNIDO Statistics Data Portal / 2014³
Corruption Index100Rank (of 174 countries)Corruption Perceptions Index (Transparency International) / 2014
„Ease of doing business“78Rank (of 190 countries)Doing Business Report (World bank) / 2017

Sources: 

¹ “HS-Code 61 – Apparel and Clothing accessoires – knitted or crocheted” and “HS-Code 62 – Apparel and Clothing accessoires – not knitted or crocheted”.
² HS Product Code 50-63, including raw materials and semifinished products (e.g.cotton, synthetic fibers, yarns).
³ ISIC Codes 17 and 18.