A study on geospatial industry development status in China
ZHONG Er-shun, LIU Li② (I nstitute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research,CAS,Beijing 100101; ② Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100049)
Based on a survey on China's geospatial industry, this paper discusses the overall situation of the industry, including the industry size, driving forces, market potential and main trends. The geospatial industry, including mapping and surveying, GIS, remote sensing and satellite navigation, is developing in a surge with the fast growing economy in the country. And the main driving force is from the applications of the governmental sector and the public information services will be the main direction for the industry. Also, this paper addresses the current key issues, such as information property right, market order and mechanism as well as geographical information base data, which need to be improved.
【CateGory Index】： P208