This graph says “The cities contributing most to global GDP by 2013”, Top 15 cities worldwide by GDP in 2030 (in billion GBP).
Ranking is as the below.
1. New York-New Jersey City(USA)
2. Shanghai (China)
3. Tianjin (China)
4. Beijing (China)
5. Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim (USA)
6. Guangzhou, Guangdong (USA)
7. Shenzhen (China)
8. London-Metro (UK)
9. Chongqing (China)
10. Suzhou, Jiangsu (China)
11. Tokyo (Japan)
12. Jakarta (Indonesia)
13. San Paulo (Brazil)
14. Foshan, Giangdong (China)
15. Wuhan, Hubei (China)
Then, 8 cities of these top 15 are cities in China. About 53% of these 15 countries are China’s cities.
*Log Category:’Why and how I Came To India’
Such a huge earthquake & incredible a huge TSUNAMI had occurred, but the people around of me in our office looked like the usual normal status, I felt indeed horrible about it. I was wondering why they do not mind anything, although repeated another shakings of aftershocks had come many times.
Around 4:00pm on March 11th, 2011, I was allowed to come back my home by reason of most of public transport must stop caused by this disaster. In my usual life, my commuting way is Yokohama Municipal Subway(Underground METRO), but this subway service operation had stopped. Therefore, I walked about 4.5km distance from my working office to YOKOHAMA station on foot. Along the street, incredible a lot of walking people were there like me on any big street to YOKOHAMA station.
But at that time, I had not known how was the status of YOKOHAMA station yet……