The Utilization Rate of National Industrial Capacity in the Second Quarter of 2021

Source: National Bureau of Statistics of China / Updated: 2021-07-30
In the second quarter, the utilization rate of industrial capacity was 78.4 percent, up 4.0 percentage points over the same period of last year.

In terms of three categories, in the second quarter, the capacity utilization rate of the mining industry was 76.1 percent, up 4.0 percentage points over the same period last year; the capacity utilization rate of manufacturing industry was 78.8 percent, up 4.0 percentage points; the capacity utilization rate of power, heat, gas and water production and supply industry was 74.7 percent, up 4.1 percentage points.

In terms of major industries, in the second quarter, the capacity utilization rate of coal mining and washing industry was 73.1 percent, that of food manufacturing industry was 72.8 percent, that of textile industry was 80.9 percent, that of chemical raw materials and chemical products industry was 80.0 percent, that of non-metallic mineral products industry was 72.6 percent, that of ferrous metal smelting and processing industry was 84.1 percent, that of non-ferrous metal smelting and processing industry was 81.6 percent, and that of general equipment manufacturing industry was 81.6 percent, that of special equipment manufacturing accounted for 80.4 percent, automobile manufacturing accounted for 74.2 percent, electrical machinery and equipment manufacturing accounted for 81.7 percent, and computer, communication and other electronic equipment manufacturing accounted for 79.1 percent.