Asian Development Bank and People's Republic of China: Fact Sheet

Publication | April 2014

Updated yearly, this ADB Fact Sheet provides social and economic indicators on the PRC as well as concise information on ADB's operations in the country and contact information.

The People’s Republic of China (PRC) joined ADB in 1986. With loans totaling $29.76 billion, the PRC is ADB’s second largest borrower.

In 2013, ADB’s lending assistance to the PRC totaled $1.54 billion, comprising 12 loan projects across four priority sectors: agriculture and natural resources, energy, transport, and urban and social sectors.