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

Date: April 2014
Type: Brochures and Flyers
Series: Country Fact Sheets


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.

Updated yearly, this ADB Country 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.