日期: 2018/11/3 15:25:04
With a view to enhancing the understanding of Shanghai – host city of the first China International Import Expo (CIIE) by the CIIE participants, and facilitating them to actively seize the development opportunities in the various districts of the city to invest and prosper, as an important part of the series of “Business Opportunities in Shanghai for first CIIE Participants”, Invest Shanghai, together with the 16 districts of the city, will successively launch CIIE investment guides of each district, covering district profiles, key industries, investment opportunities and so on.
Now comes Hongkou District...
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INVESTING IN HONGKOU
Briefing on Hongkou
Hongkou originated its name from Hongkou Port, located in the northeast part of Shanghai city center. Hongkou boasts of an area of 23.4km2 and governs 8 communities, with a total population over 800,000.
Hongkou is one of the earliest opening-up areas in china, since the opening of Shanghai port. Hongkou has always been an important gathering place for shipping, trade and commodities, with profound cultural heritage lasting for a hundred years. The General Secretary Xi Jinping regarded called Hongkou as: “the birthplace of Shanghai culture, the original place of advanced culture and the gathering place of cultural celebrities.”
The future of Hongkou is colorful. Target for 2020: Establish the Shanghai international financial center and international shipping center as important functional areas. Establish an influential creative entrepreneurial zone. Establish an accessible and diversified Shanghai cultural heritage development zone. Establish a livable high-quality district with appropriate industry.
SHIPPING SERVICE INDUSTRY
At present, there are over 4500 shipping service companies and over 36 shipping functional agencies having been registered in Hongkou District. It has made Hongkou become one of the most convergent areas of the national shipping companies, shipping functional agencies and elements.
By now, nearly 1/10 country's publicly offered fund management companies in Hongkou. Since 2011, more than 1400 financial service companies of a large variety set their foot in Hongkou, the assets scale if which exceeds4.5trillion, such as fund management, equity investment, assets management, in which has innovative financial service providers like Sailing Capital International.
MODERN COMMERCIAL AND TRADE BUSINESS
Commercial industry has always been fundamental to Hongkou and it is one of the leading sectors to achieve the “13th Five-Year” innovation and transformation goals. In recent years, the commercial layout of Hongkou has increasingly improved, which is forming a commercial pattern of the One Line, One Street, Multi-Circle and Multi-Point based on an integrated development of a world-level waterfront commercial zone in the North Bund, a city-level commercial street (zone) of North Sichuan Road, the commercial zones with unique thematic features and the centralized community business centers. Meanwhile, business services are constantly improving, accommodating many of the world's top 100 brands. The Shanghai Wine Festival and other activities held in this district receive good reviews.
CULTURAL AND CREATIVE INDUSTRY
Culture has always been a business card of Hongkou, from which Shanghai’s local culture originated. Among the 12 historic and cultural preservation areas,2 and a half are located in Hongkou namely, Shanyin Rd. area, Tilanqiao area and half of the Bund historic and cultural preservation area at the northern riverfront of Suzhou Creek. Shanghai music Valley gradually formed brand effect, 1933 Shanghai, Peninsular Bay, SNH48 Theater and other ancient buildings project clever fusion of culture and creative fashion charm, wide attention and recognition by the industry.
Green environmental protection industry
On behalf of the Shanghai Municipal Government, Hongkou District Government undertakes the project of Green Technology Bank whose headquarter is located at Pujiang International Financial Plaza to build a demonstration area of gathering the innovative elements in terms of the green technology. Taking Shanghai Garden Lane as the core, the low-carbon environmental protection industry development service platform has taken shape, and has accumulated more than 20 energy conservation and environmental protection core functions such as Shanghai Environment & Energy Exchange and Shanghai Energy Efficiency Center. Hongkou is dedicated in the development of low-carbon productive service industry and the establishment of the League of Shanghai Energy Saving Industry. Hongkou is also exploring ways which can integrate financial products into the low carbon industry, such as carbon trade and carbon interrogation on atrial bases.
HIGH-QUALITY INVESTMENT ENVIRONMENT
Stylish Life, Suitable for both Business and Residence
With its convenient traffic network, superior comprehensive environment, well-matched service facilities, Hongkou is an ideal land for the growth of companies. In addition to that, Hongkou is also well-known for it advanced social welfare, improved public services, clean city environment and social order and stability. Investors, management personnel, technicians and other professional talents are all entitled to the specially designed one-stop services, such as apartment purchase/lease, training, medical care, children’s education and so on.
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