Chengdu Economic and Technological Development Zone
Updated: 2006-04-19 15:26
Chengdu Economic and Technological Development Zone was approved as
state-level deveopment zone in February 2000. The zone now has a developed area
of 10.25 square kilometers.
Chengdu Economic and Technological Development Zone (CETDZ)
lies 13.6 kilometers east of Chengdu, the capital city of Sichuan Province and
the hub of transportation and communication in southwest China.
Chengdu has a sub-tropical monsoon climate, with
distinct four seasons and plenty of rainfall. The annual average temperature
measures 16.6 centigrade.
Communication and Transportation
CETDZ is 28 kilometers
away from Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport, one of the country's four
major airports. Chengdu-Chongqing Expressway is on its north, and
Chengdu-Kunming Railway on the west. Cheng-Long Highway, the City-ring
Expressway, and Chenghuan Highway run through and around the zone. One can
directly reach Chongqing Jiulong Harbor and Luzhou International Freight Dock by
CETDZ focuses on machinery,
electronics, metallurgy, building materials, medicine, and food processing.
Machinery, automobile, motorcycles,
electronics, optical products, informational technology, new materials,
environmental protection, bio-medicine, food processing, new building materials,
refined chemistry, aviation and space industry, and infrastructure building.
(Source: Ministry of Commerce)
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