(DALIANNEWS)- The port city of Dalian saw a total of 6,911 foreign-invested enterprises with a total investment of 113.821 billion US dollars and a registered capital of 64.918 billion US dollars as of the end of last year, said sources with Dalian Administration for Industry and Commerce, January 23, 2018.
The figures of the total investment and registered capital increase by 27.97 percent and 18.67 percent respectively compared with that in the year of 2016.
The newly-registered foreign-funded companies also saw a stable growth with an industrial structure tended to optimization.
In 2017, the city of Dalian has an increase of 459 newly-registered foreign-funded companies, up 18.91 percent than that of the year of 2016. Among them, there were 218 affiliates, up 29.76 percent, 162 foreign companies and 79 joint ventures.
In terms of the total number of the foreign-invested companies, there were 2,850 foreign enterprises,2,434 affiliates, 1,477 joint ventures, 129 Chinese-foreign cooperative enterprises as well as 21 companies limited by shares with foreign investment in Dalian in 2017.