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Research on the impact of digital trade development on the optimization and upgrading of industrial structure in Guangdong Province

Zhuqin Xiong


As an emerging industrial model in the digital economy era, digital trade can significantly drive the upgrading of industrial structure. This paper aims to empirically test the impact of digital trade on industrial structure upgrading in Guangdong Province and provide
corresponding development strategies for digital trade. From the existing research literature, most scholars believe that digital trade has a
positive impact on the upgrading of industrial structure in our country. However, most studies focus on the comparison between provinces
and regions in China, and rarely pay attention to the changes within the province, so this is the innovation of this paper.


Digital Trade, Industrial Structure Upgrading, Guangdong province

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18686/fm.v9i4.13081