AmCham Shanghai's Trade & Investment Center invites you to join us for the event: Industrial Park Series: Changzhou National High-tech District, Rushing to seize the opportunity of Yangtze River Delta Integration Development in a post-pandemic era, promote the cultivation and development of advanced manufacturing industries, and create a model of industrial cooperation between Shanghai and Changzhou on October 28 from 2:00-4:00 pm at the AmCham Shanghai Conference Center.
上海美国商会贸易投资中心邀请您参加 10月 28日下午2点至4点，在上海美国商会会议中心举行的常州国家高新技术产业开发区投资推介活动，抢抓"后疫情"时代长三角一体化发展机遇，推动先进制造业的培育和发展，打造沪常产业合作样板
Under the dual backdrop of COVID-19 and Sino-US trade frictions, China's status as the world's factory in the industrial chain may change. As a key component of China's manufacturing industry chain, the Yangtze River Delta region is bound to face new challenges and opportunities. Companies are rushing to seize the opportunity of Yangtze River Delta integration development in the post-pandemic era, promote the cultivation and development of advanced manufacturing industries, and create a model of industrial cooperation between Shanghai and Changzhou.
Changzhou National High-tech District (CND) is one of the first batch of national-level high-tech districts, which is approved by the State Council in November 1992. It is also an important part of the Southern Jiangsu National Independent Innovation Demonstration Zone. The total area of CND is 508.94 km2, with a population of approximately 700,000. There are more than 40,000 enterprises, including more than 11,000 industrial enterprises and 1,800 foreign-funded enterprises.
The 2019 GDP of CND was 154.37 billion RMB, the per capita GDP was 220,000 RMB, the actual foreign capital received was 762 million US dollars, and the total import and export volume was 84.8 billion yuan, ranking 24th among the 169 national high-tech districts in China.
Leading industries include: photovoltaic smart energy, new energy vehicles and automotive core components, new medicines and medical equipment, new generation information technology, carbon fiber and composite materials.
In addition, CND is focused on establishing the Changzhou High-speed Rail New Town with a total planned area of 56 square kilometers. Changzhou High-speed Rail New Town is the strategic focus and highlight of Changzhou's high-quality development, and is the core of the region's future, which will include five centers of finance and business, regional headquarters, international conventions and exhibitions, cultural tourism and sports, and quality of life.