About Macao

Macao's Competitive Advantages

Macao

World Centre of Tourism and Leisure

Service platform for trade and economic cooperation between China and Portuguese-speaking Countries

Moderate Economic Diversification

 

  • Macao SAR has experienced substantial social and economic development in the past eighteen years.
  • External Merchandise Trade Statistics of 2017 (Values of Imports and Exports) reached MOP 110.7 billion.
  • Number of visitor arrivals exceeded 32.61 million in 2017
  • A series of newly completed world-class tourism, entertainment, leisure, convention and exhibition facilities to be established.

 

  • Macao's competitive advantages
  • Strategic location
  • Excellent infrastructure
  • Simple and low taxation
  • Tax incentives
  • Excellent international relations
  • Solid financial system
  • Qualified human resources

About Macao (2017)

Area

30.8 sq. km

Population

653,100

Official Languages

Chinese and Portuguese
(English is also widely spoken)

GDP

MOP 404.2 billion
(approx. USD 50.5 billion)

GDP Per Capita

MOP 622,803
(approx. USD 77,850)

Foreign Direct Investment
(2016年)

MOP 48.75 billion
(approx. USD 6.1 billion)

Visitor Arrivals

32,610,506

Exports
(Goods & Services)

MOP 316 billion
approx. USD 39.5 billion)

Imports
(Goods & Services)

MOP 110.7 billion
(approx. USD 13.8 billion)

Newly Formed Companies

5,177

Source: Macao Statistics and Census Services