Competitive industry together with feature economy, would play pillar roles in the next stage of Lhasa's great-leap-forward develpment. In view of maintaining the balance between human and nature, tourism and service industry are emphasized as two growth engines for the future.
The natural condition of Lhasa is great. Agriculture and husbandry are developed. Mainly, people plant highland barley, winter wheat and rape in Lhasa. The resources of water conservancy, ground heat, solar energy and mine are abundant. Yangbajing ground heat is listed as the major experiment by our country.
In addition, there are a lot of wild animals and plants. There is electron, machinery, food, textile, leather, plastics, match, sewing and some other kinds of business. The national handicraft has made great progress recently.
At the same time, sunset industries which cause serious pollution will fade out, in hopes of building a healthy eco system. Environmental problems of public concern such as soil erosion, acidification, and loss of vegetation are items placed on the agenda.