The development of the low-carbon energy industry in Zhanjiang's Xuwen county looks set to ramp up in the upcoming few years.
Zhanjiang Port Group handled 8.13 million metric tons of cargo in the first month of 2016.
Export of furniture made in Zhanjiang reached $820,800 million in 2015, up 11.4 percent compared to a year ago.
The value of imports and exports between Zhanjiang and the EU has reached a new high in 2015.
A number of enterprises in Zhanjiang were issued electronic business licenses in the Zhanjiang Administrative Service Center on the morning of Dec 22.
The city of Zhanjiang is expected to receive 33 million tourists this year, with tourism revenue reaching 26 billion yuan, Zhanjiang Evening News reported on Dec 21.
Zhanjiang-Liuzhou-Chongqing flights run by China Express Airlines started service on Dec 15.
Zhanjiang ranks 89th on the list of "Chinese best commercial cities", released by Forbes.