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The State Council recently issued a document to support Southwest China's Guizhou province in becoming a reform demonstration area for China's Western Development Program.
With the start of operation of the Goupitan Hydropower Station vessel navigation system last year, Southwest China's Guizhou province has established a direct shipping route connecting the Wujiang River with the Yangtze River.
A train bound for Moscow carrying engines and LCD screens on Jan 7 departed Dulaying Railway Station in Guiyang – capital of Southwest China's Guizhou province – marking the latter city's first direct China-Europe freight train sent out in 2022.
Southwest China's Guizhou province recently released an action plan to expand effective investment in 2021-23, setting a main target of investing 165 billion yuan ($25.9 billion) in the service industry during that period.
Southwest China's Guizhou province recently issued a development plan for the new energy vehicle industry during the 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-25) period, which outlines rapid and robust growth.
According to a promotion meeting for Guizhou's big health industry, held on Nov 18 in Xingyi – a county-level city in the Southwest China province – the province's health medicine industry is strong and in great shape.
During the first three quarters of the year, the total output value of the 10 major industries in Southwest China's Guizhou province was 1.07 trillion yuan ($167.12 billion), a 13.4 percent increase on the previous corresponding period, according to findings from the Guizhou Statistics Bureau.