Alxa League is a league under Inner Mongolia’s administration. Located in the westernmost area of the Inner Mongolia autonomous region, it lies on the combination area of Hohhot, Baotou and Yinchuan economic zone, and borders Bayannur and Erdos to the east, Ningxia Hui autonomous region to the south, Gansu province to the west and Mongolia to the north. The border stretches 734.572 kilometers, with geographical coordinates of eastern longitude 97 ° 10 '~ 106 ° 53' and northern latitude 37 ° 24 '~ 42 ° 47'. The city has a total area of about 0.27 million square kilometers, accounting for 22.8 percent of the whole district.
In 2019, the GDP of Alxa League reached 30.48 billion yuan ($4.57 billion), an increase of 3.8 percent from the previous year.
The added value of the primary industry was 1.77 billion yuan, increasing 9.5 percent; the added value of the secondary industry was 17.36 billion yuan, rising 8 percent; and the added value of the tertiary industry was 11.35 billion yuan, decreasing 3 percent.
The ratio of Alxa League's primary, secondary and tertiary industries was adjusted to 5.8:57.0:37.2.
Throughout the year, the total import and export volume of the league was 3.63 billion yuan, a year-on-year decrease of 24.4 percent. Of the total, imports were 3.02 billion yuan, a decrease of 27.7 percent, and exports were 610 million yuan, a decrease of 2.5 percent.
The actual utilization of foreign direct investment during the whole year was $1.65 million, an increase of 21.1 percent over the previous year.