China's economy witnessed recovery momentum with solid progress in high-quality development in 2023.
The GDP of SND is expected to increase 5 percent year-on-year to 183.5 billion yuan ($25.61) in 2023.
The Suzhou Bureau of Statistics released the city's economic report covering January to November on Dec 25.
During the New Year holiday, the fourth edition of the "Double 12 Suzhou Shopping Festival" continued its series of consumer-promotion activities.
Suzhou recently achieved a significant milestone in its trade with countries participating in the Belt and Road Initiative.
East China's economic powerhouse Jiangsu province recorded a total import and export volume of 2.93 trillion yuan ($409.29 billion) from January to July.