In the first two months this year, Anhui attracted 2.51 billion USD of foreign direct investment (FDI), a year-on-year increase of 7 percent, according to Anhui Provincial Development and Reform Commission.
In Jan.-Feb., strategic emerging industry attracted 640 million USD, up 35.3 percent year on year, accounting for 25.5 percent of the provincial total.
In Jan.-Feb., manufacturing industry drew 1.32 billion USD, an increase of 25.5 percent year on year and 18.5 percent higher than provincial average. Service sector (excluding real estate sector) attracted 450 million USD, up 0.5 percent year on year. Real estate sector drew 390 million USD, down 25.4 percent.