Zhongxin Finance, April 18. On the 18th, the National Bureau of Statistics released the first quarterly report of China's economy. In the first quarter, industrial production grew rapidly, and the mid-to-high-end manufacturing industry developed well.

In the first quarter, the added value of industrial enterprises above designated size increased by 6.5% year-on-year.

In terms of products, the output of new energy vehicles, solar cells and industrial robots increased by 140.8%, 24.3% and 10.2% respectively.

In March, the manufacturing purchasing managers index was 49.5%, and the enterprise production and business activity expectation index was 55.7%.

From January to February, the national industrial enterprises above designated size realized a total profit of 1,157.6 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 5.0%.