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It attracted $ 916 million in foreign investment contract value, an increase of 0.8 percent over the same period last year. Among them, 360 new FDI projects were approved, with FDI contract value of $ 464 million; there were also 153 capital injection projects, totaling $ 452 million in FDI contract value. The combined FDI contract value of new or capital injection projects at above $ 10 million was $ 559 million, or 61.1% of the total. The year’s actual utilization of foreign investment was $ 568 million. 159 companies in the modern service industry were newly approved, with a contract value of $ 720 million, or 78.6% of the total. In 2011 a breakthrough was made in the medical services industry with the introduction of the first joint venture International Hospital - Chelsea Shanghai International Hospital Ltd, with a registered capital of $ 103 million. Last year, four management-type regional headquarters and six investment companies chose to be located in Xuhui, which as of the end of 2011 was home to 38 management-type regional headquarters and 39 investment companies. Foreign trade and exports The total imports and exports totaled $ 1.594 billion, an increase of 26.1 percent over the same period last year. Among this, exports totaled $ 877 million, an increase of 31.3%. By way of Trade, general trade exports was $ 850 million, an increase of 33.7%; processing trade exports was $ 23 million, down 21.1 percent. Exports were mainly electromechanical products, textile products and base metals to the United States, Japan and other countries.
Caohejing Hi-Tech Park Xuhui Gardens locate in the national-level development zone—Shanghai Caohejing Hi-Tech Park. Relying on the positional advantage of Caohejing Hi-Tech Park, Xuhui Gardens give major priority to develop the hi-tech industries of micro-electronics information, optics-mechanical-electricity integration and modern biopharmaceutics, etc. It is located in the plot to be explored, which is in the neighborhood of Yishan Road, east of Hongcao Road, north of Qinjiang Road and west of Cangwu Road. Moreover, its positional advantage is quiteobvious. This plot covers an area of 81 mus, and has constructed industrial workshops and colligated buildings on business affairs with an area of 150,000 sq. ms, which are qualified to the entry and developments of various hi-tech enterprises. The comprehensive service building (steel-concrete composite structure) with an area of 16,000 sq. ms and the standard workshop are located in the crossing of Qinjiang Road and Cangwu Road (No.99 Qinjiang Road), and are the plots to be developed. The greenery area of housing estate accounts for 25%. The road is unblocked, and provides 34 parking lots. The comprehensive building covers a total area of 9,500 sq. ms, and there are 6 floors in total with the length of 66 m.s, the width of about 16 ms. Moreover, the building is equipped with three 800-kg elevators for guests. Inside the building, the fire fighting facilities are complete, and the water and electricity are available in every floor. The floor space of modern standard workshop is about 6,000 sq. ms, and there are 5 floors in total. The length of workshop is 50 meters, and the length is about 24 meters. Moreover, the workshop is installed a 2000-kilogram elevator for guests and goods. The capacity of power supply is about 150 kws. Cooperative Forms: tenancy, cooperation and joint venture, etc.
As the prior project of developing China tourist industry, Shanghai Longhua Tourist City is one of the tourist resorts with the largest scale, strength and development potentialities. It is located in the southern part of central city zone, abuts upon the Xujiahui Business Center, which is the trans-century project programmed elaborately and developed by Xuhui District Government. Longhua Tourist City relies on the resources of abundant Buddhism culture of Lonhua area, local culture and culture of revolutionary traditions. Making use of the window function of international and modern Shanghai metropolis, and taking a sustainable development road of harmonizing economy, society and culture, the Longhua Tourist City becomes an urban symbol scenery resort with the characteristics of Chinese Buddhism culture and the folk customs in the southern area of Yangtze River. Longhua is near the river and sea, and the light of Buddha is omnipresent. It is said that the Longhua Temple and its pagoda were established in the Chiwu years of Three Kingdoms. Longhua Temple has the reputation of “Famous Buddhist Temple on the Sea”, and it is the most famous Buddhist temple in existence with the largest scale and the longest history in Shanghai area. Lonhua Pagoda is called as “The flying pagoda with a thousand-year history” and is the famous resort and cultural treasure in Longhua area, which has long enjoyed good reputation. Moreover, those cultural activities of folk customs have particular styles and lingering charm such as “Longhua Temple Fair” held in March 3 per year and “tolling the Longhua evening bell to see the New Year” held annually.. Longhua Tourist Area is integrated by the Longhua Old Temple, Longhua Pagoda and Taihua Tourist Town as the whole. Longhua Tourist City is established near the Temple, and contains the ancient styles and adopts the new styles. The total area of Longhua Tourist Area covers an area of 31.17 ha. composed of Longhua Old Temple, Pagoda, etc. Taking the Longhua Pagoda Plaza as the center, Longhua Tourist City has radiatedly constructed many functional areas of tourism, shopping, entertainment, food and beverage, tea ceremony and cultural consumption, and has consummated the tourist matching functions of Longhua famous resorts and tourist spots, which sufficiently embodies the six tourist elements of eating, residing, walking, traveling, shopping and entertainment, brings all-round forth the historical inheritance and pass and the latest achievements in the field of Chinese cultural art, arts and crafts, and dynamically brings forth the brilliant folk customs of China. The programming area of Longhua Tourist City is about 7.24 ha. The first-phase engineering covers an area of 3.30 ha., and its total building area is about 60,000 sq. ms. The main business scope includes the tourist souvenirs, works of arts and crafts, civil collections, national decorations, leisure, tea ceremony, cultural entertainment, exhibition, food and catering.
Shanghai Diamond Trading Center Longhua Diamond Processing Zone is a municipal-level processing zone with the zealous initiation and strong support of municipality and Xuhui district government, which carries out the State Council’s instruction of “building Shanghai Diamond Trading Center” and municipal government’s programming requirement on “building the largest diamond trading and processing base in the Asian Pacific area”. It works in concert and keeps paces with “Shanghai Diamond Exchange” as an extending match part of it, enjoys together its related referential policies, and the support policy for diamond processing zone, which is given by municipality and district governments. Shanghai Longhua Diamond Processing Zone Caoxi Road Processing Base has a programming area of 7,600 sq. ms, the current industrial workshops and office facilities of No.1- No.7 Building cover a building area of 24,000 sq. ms, in addition it could extend to build workshops with an area of more than 20,000 sq. ms. Longhua Tourist City Base covers an area of 7,600 sq. ms with a building area of 23,000 sq. ms, in addition it could extend to build new workshops with more than 20,000 sq. ms. After the completion of functions of Longhua Diamond Processing Zone, it is expected to form a primary industrial cluster of diamond processing trading in Shanghai. The number of employment personnel in the region is about several thousand, the processing capacity reaches thousands of carats, the annual output value and trading volume is considerable. The processing zone is in an advantageous geographical position and the traffic is convenient. Caobao Road Base faces Caoxi Road on the east, Caobao Road and Shanghai Everbright Convention & Exhibition Center on the south, Qinzhou Road on the west, and leans toward Old Fengxiang Ornaments Processing Zone on the north. It is only 150 meters from the Caobao Road Station of subway, 1.2 km from Mingzhu light rail traffic line, the viaduct of internal loop line is nearby, many public traffic lines have stations there, and it is 6 kms from Hongqiao International Airport. Longhua Tourist Base is located near the ancient temple with a thousand-year history, the tourist resources is rich, the traffic is convenient, the number of tourists is multitudinous, and it is an ideal region for diamond sales and process. It is a ten-minute bus ride to get to Xujiahui commercial circle, which is a primary commercial area in Shanghai, from the processing zone. The processing zone possesses ready conditions of production and trade, and is about to furnish up various matching service facilities. There are more than 40,000 sq. ms ready buildings for production and trade in the processing zone (among them, Caoxi Road Base has an area of 24,000 sq. ms, Longhua Tourist City Base has an area of 23,000 sq. ms), at the same time it also possesses facilities of water, electricity, gas, communication etc. for production and trade. Some matching facilities are preparing to be constructed and joined in the processing zone, such as the bank, insurance, security guard, express, quickly printing, office, custom, ticket, check, catering, accommodation, etc.
Shanghai Withub Hi-tech Business Incubator is a non-profitable service organization jointly founded by Science & Technology Commission of Shanghai Municipality, Xuhui District Government and Shanghai Jiao Tong University in May 1999. Shanghai Withub Hi-tech Incubation base is science & technology bases which are fully invested by Shanghai Jiao Tong University Science Park Co., Ltd. At present, Withub Incubator has three bases (located in the science & technology intensive downtown area of Xujiahui district) with total area of 43,000 sq. ms, including 70% of them being IT companies. In 2001, Withub Hi-tech Business Incubator was approved as “Shanghai Greenery City Industrial Park”. In 2002, Withub Hi-tech Business Incubator was approved as the first passel of “Shanghai Municipality-level Software Industrial Base (Software Park)”. In April 2002, Withub Hi-tech Business Incubator was awarded “National High-Tech Innovation Service Center” by the Ministry of Science & Technology P.R.C. In May 2003, Withub Hi-tech Business Incubator was awarded “Shanghai International Enterprise Incubator Base”. Shanghai Withub Hi-tech Business Incubator is a non-profitable service organization jointly founded by Science & Technology Commission of Shanghai Municipality, Xuhui District Government and Shanghai Jiao Tong University in May 1999. Shanghai Withub Hi-tech Incubation base is S&T bases which are fully invested by Shanghai Jiao Tong University Science Park Co., Ltd. The incubator’s functions are science & technology innovation and transferring and cultivating of Hi-tech enterprises as well as entrepreneurs. Shanghai Withub Hi-tech Incubator Base is science & technology bases which are fully invested by Shanghai Jiao Tong University Science Park Co., Ltd and directly administrated by Shanghai Withub Hi-tech business Incubator. It is an incubator in Shanghai Jiao Tong University Science Park. Withub Incubator is located in the science & technology intensive downtown area of Xujiahui district and is surrounded by 18 universities such as prestigious Shanghai Jiao Tong University and 113 research institutes such as China Academy of Sciences Shanghai Branch and Shanghai Academy of Sciences. Here will be found all the advantages of talented people, science & technology support and information resources. In addition to enjoy preferential policy provided by government to support science & technology enterprises, science & technology enterprises incubated in Withub Incubation Base can also get various value-added services provided by the center, and the support of science & technology achievements incubator specialized funds and venture capital. Withub Incubation Base I (No.333 of Hongqiao Road) covers a building area of 14,000 sq. ms, with a complete facility and function, and provides good condition for development of enterprises. At present, the incubating rate in Withub Incubation Base is 100%, 70%of the incubated high-tech enterprises are engaged in IT industry. Withub Incubation Base II (No.109 of East Nandan Road) covers a building area of 6,003 sq. ms, the base is completely packed, and it would be ready for occupancy by the end of May 2001. Withub Incubation Base III (Leshan Road near Shanghai Communication University) will start at June 2001, and it will be ready for occupancy by early 2002, after completion, it will cover a building area of 25,000 sq. ms, at the appointed time we welcome all Hi-tech enterprises to join in. In the spirit of sincerity, high-efficiency, incorruptibility and studiousness, Shanghai Withub High-Tech Innovation Center takes effort to help incubated enterprises and provides services such as industry and commerce registration, tax registration, bank account opening, registration of science & technology management, application for supporting fund, Hi-tech enterprise qualification authentication. Meanwhile it holds entrepreneurs salon, enhances the exchanges and cooperation between incubating enterprises and government related departments, bank, venture capital company, and serves as a link for loans of financial institutions and financing of venture capital institutions, handles drawback and tax refund of enterprises, and carries out high-level trainings in a planned way in the field of market, finance, economy, law, management, etc. aiming at middle and high-level manager in the enterprises. In addition, Withub Innovation Center also provides incubated enterprises with office automation, communication and network services, news transition, conference, exhibition, advertisement design etc., and quick science & technology information network and Internet communication interface, which could provide you with the latest and maximum information.