Minister of industry and information technology: 5g users over 60 million will promote large-scale commercial use this year


(2020) minister of industry and information technology of China: 5g users exceed 60 million and large-scale commercial use will be promoted this year
China News Agency, Beijing, September 5 (reporter Wang Enbo) – Xiao Yaqing, Minister of China’s Ministry of industry and information technology, said in Beijing on the 5th that China’s 5g users have exceeded 60 million and will promote large-scale 5g commercial use this year.
Xiao Yaqing said at the Summit Forum on the development trend and frontier of digital trade held during the 2020 China International Trade in services fair that the Chinese government has always attached great importance to the development of digital economy. Since the 18th CPC National Congress, the scale of China’s digital economy has grown from 11 trillion yuan (RMB, the same below) to 35.8 trillion yuan, accounting for 36.2% of GDP, and has become an important support for high-quality economic development Hold on.
At the same time, China’s digital industrialization foundation is more solid. With the rapid development of the software industry, the revenue in 2019 will reach 7.2 trillion yuan, with a year-on-year increase of 15.4%. China’s optical fiber penetration rate ranks first in the world, with 5g users exceeding 60 million. The digital transformation of manufacturing industry has made steady progress, with more than 70 public industrial Internet platforms and more than 400000 industrial enterprises serving.
China’s 13th five year plan has come to an end, and a new journey will be launched in the 14th Five Year Plan period. Xiao Yaqing said that the Ministry of industry and information technology will continue to promote the high-quality development of digital economy this year.
He disclosed that the relevant authorities will prepare high-quality industrial plans for big data, software, information and communication during the “14th five year plan” period, clarify the development goals and tasks under the new situation, cultivate software industry ecology, promote industrial agglomeration, accelerate the construction of digital infrastructure, and promote 5g large-scale commercial use.
In terms of promoting industrial digitalization, the government will promote the deep integration of informatization and industrialization, deeply implement the innovation and development strategy of industrial Internet, accelerate the transformation of digitalization, networking and intellectualization of manufacturing industry, promote the construction of industrial Internet big data center, activate the potential of big data resources, and cultivate new digital driven models, new businesses and new models.
In addition, Xiao Yaqing said that the Ministry of industry and information technology will also serve digital governance, promote national standards for data management capabilities, and establish an enterprise data management evaluation system. We will deepen the reform of regulation, regulation and service, foster the market of data elements in accordance with the principle of inclusiveness and prudence, and stimulate the vitality of market innovation. We will strengthen data and network security and comprehensively enhance data service capabilities. (end)