Youxian district, a core area of the State-level Mianyang Science and Technology City, attracted 28 major industrial projects with total investment of some 21.9 billion yuan ($3.2 billion) at an investment promotion event on Sept 6 held as part of the 6th China Science and Technology City International High-Tech Expo.
The projects include intelligent manufacturing, military-civilian integration, energy conservation and environmental protection, intellectual support, and human resources.
Luo Zongzhi, deputy mayor of Mianyang and director of the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission, said in his speech that Youxian district has rich scientific and technological resources, a solid industrial foundation and a superior policy environment.
“Comprehensive strategic cooperation with the University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Sichuan University, the Chengdu Qingbaijiang district government and the Six Institutes of the China Academy of Engineering Physics is of vital importance for Youxian district to further accelerate its industrial transformation,” he said.
Jiang Bin, Party chief of Youxian district, said the district is a dynamic, ecological, credible and happy place with good legal support that welcomes more projects, investments and talents.
At the ceremony, the Youxian district government presented cash awards worth some 5.09-million-yuan to 39 projects from 23 companies, in accordance with its policies supporting the development of military and civilian integration enterprises (units).
The district government also paid ten companies and units 1.15 million yuan for their consulting services to attract investment and high-quality human resources.
In January, the district established an alliance that aims to bring in more investment and talents, through strategic cooperation with 18 commerce chambers and platform companies in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, the Yangtze River Delta, the Pearl River Delta, and the Chengdu-Chongqingregion, and with the provincial government in Xiamen and Chongqing, building a bridge for the industries between the east and west regions.
Since the beginning of this year, the district has attracted 32 projects by offering a total investment of 62.6 billion yuan, including a new energy industry cluster with an investment of 13 billion yuan and a Rofs Microsystem base with an investment of 12.8 billion yuan.