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Favorable Environment for Investment In Zhangjiagang

Zhangjiagang City Yanjiang Economy-Technology Development Zone

The Yanjiang Economy-Technology Development Zone in Zhangjiagang City is situated on the southern bank of the lower reaches of the Yangtze River. It is more than 50 kilometers long from east to west, and about 2 kilometers wide from south to north. The zone's natural resources and favorable environment for investment are richly endowed by nature.

Geographic Advantages

The zone borders on Zhangjiagang Free Trade Zone in it's west. To north is Nantong City on the opposite side of the river. It is connected with Shanghai Pudong Development Zone and Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone in its east. Suzhou, Wuxi and Changzhou are in its south. It has a wide economic hinterland. The area along the bank of the Yangtze River is suitable to build over 10,000-ton deep-water wharves because it never silts up and freezes.

Transport Facilities

The golden waterway Yangtze River's transport capacity is as great as 7 railways. In addition, rivers in the zone, which are the branches of the Yangtze River, extend in all directions. This makes the zone have great capacity of dispersing goods. Goods can be transported to large and medium-sized cities in the lower reaches of the Yangtze River. The Yanjiang Highway, which is 24 meters wide and 51.8 kilometers long, goes through the whole zone connecting No. 204 State Highway. Shanghai Hongqiao Airport, Suzhou Guangfu Airport, Wuxi Shuofang Airport, Changzhou Benniu Airport and Nantong Xingdong Airport are all around the zone. Therefore the water, land and air traffic are very convenient.

Good Industrial Basis

The zone goes through 9 industrial satellite towns. The township industry, is especially developed. Shazhou Iron & Steel Group Corporation, which is the largest enterprise of Zhangjiagang City, is located here. In addition, glass, chemical textile, machinery, ship disassembling, smelting, automobile manufacturing and repairing and other industries are also forging rapidly ahead and beginning to take shape.

Location of Zhangjiagang In The Yangtze River Area


Projects Recommended

To make full use of the deep-water bank, two berths for containers and one berth for bulking goods with tonnage of 10,000 tons shall be built. The 800m river bank has finished the dredging and cofferdam, which may shorten the entire building time limit and increase the profit ratio of investment. Total investment will be 90 million US dollars.

To make full use of good geographic condition for a deep-water wharf in the bank, we shall import world-advanced equipment and technology , and build an over 100,000-ton floating shipyard to meet the increasing demands for ship repairing and maintaining from all over the world. The total investment will be 25 million US dollars.

About 450 hectares of land on the beach of Yangtze River have been reclaimed. With it's excellent natural ecology environment and other good conditions such as: even and entire piece, unpolluted environment , high quality of soil and convenient traffic, it will become the largest agriculture area in our city, which includes cultivating, breeding and aquatic processing. The project has been approved by the provincial government. The total investment will be 5 million US dollars.

In order to meet the increasing demands of cargo transport in the Yangtze River, a 10,000-ton bonded warehouse wharf shall be built with a 250-meter-long, 30-meter-wide berth and two 100-meter-long, 10-meter-wide bridge approaches. The total investment will be 20 million US dollars.

To reform and enlarge Chinese partner's workshops, production facilities and other utilities, develop the manufacturing of organic chemical products. The total investment will be 5 million US dollars.