China to Add German GDP If All Goes to Xi's 5-Year Plan: Chart

Even as China’s economic growth slows to 6.5 percent per year, the additional output will be enormous. Gross domestic product is forecast to be 25 trillion yuan ($3.8 trillion) more in 2020 than last year, an increment roughly matching Germany’s total GDP. Still, such gains aren’t in the bag yet: Economists surveyed by Bloomberg News see growth sliding to President Xi Jinping’s target of 6.5 percent this year and dropping below it in 2017 and 2018.

— With assistance by Lee Miller

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