Rising consumer goods sales in Shenyang

Updated: 2018-09-10

Total retail sales of consumer goods in Shenyang reached 194.97 billion yuan ($28.52 billion) during the first half of this year, with an increase of 9.5 percent year-on-year, according to Shenyang Municipal Services Committee.

Tourists who have attended China International Equipment Manufacturing Exposition, held in Shenyang on Sept 1 to Sept 5, became the main force for boosting the tourism market of Shenyang, said Yan Shouzhu, vice-director of Shenyang Municipal Commission of Tourism.

The main scenic spots including Shenyang Palace Museum, Marshal Zhang’s Mansion and Sannong Expo Park have attracted more tourists than usual, with some star-grade hotels experiencing large occupancy increases, Yan added.