Investment Advantages of Shanghai Central District

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Shanghai is the center of China economic, financial, trade, shipping and technological innovation. It ranks Alpha+, one of the top ten super cities in the world, the fourth of global financial center, the first of container throughput in the world and the first in the scale of service trade in China.

Since the reform and opening up, Shanghai has accumulated US$240.4 billion in foreign investment, with more than 50,000 Foreign-Funded enterprises, including 677 headquarters of multinational corporations and 444 Foreign-Funded R&D centers, making it the city with the largest number of foreign headquarters in mainland China.

Features of Shanghai Central District:

Huangpu District

Key Industries: financial services, professional services and business services


  • The financial center of Shanghai. 63 Chinese and foreign banks, including the people's Bank of China, Bank of China, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Bank of Communications, Citibank, Bangkok Bank, Minsheng Bank, Everbright Bank, Overseas Chinese bank and Bank of East Asia, are all located in Huangpu District
  • The administrative and cultural center of Shanghai. Many organizations of Shanghai Municipal Government, Shanghai Municipal People's Congress and Shanghai Municipal Government are located in Huangpu District
  • One of the main transportation centers in Shanghai
  • One of the hot spots of tourism in Shanghai
  • District with rapid economic development in Shanghai. Reform and opening up have accelerated the economic development of Huangpu District. Foreign investors and other provinces and cities are actively investing in Huangpu District, major Chinese and foreign enterprises, groups and corporations registered in Huangpu and create a new growth point of district economy

Jingan District

Key Industries: business services, financial services, professional services, cultural and creative industries, science and technology innovation industries


  • One of the best central business district with the highest development level in Shanghai
  • Comprehensive service chain of economy industry, obvious north-south gradient, various business modalities and complete industrial categories
  • Jingan's office building economic advantage has attracted a large number of multinational companies, regional headquarters and international enterprises. At present, it has gathered 82 regional headquarters of multinational companies
  • Since Jingan District was approved as Shanghai's first big data industrial base, Shanghai Data Trading Center and Shanghai Big Data Alliance Jingan Service Center have successively settled in Jingan
  • Convenient transportation, construct an efficient and convenient passageway through the north and south

Hongkou District

Key Industries: shipping service industry, financial service industry, business tourism, culture and creative industry, environmental protection and energy conservation, new energy, new materials and other strategic emerging industries


  • Convenient traffic, the inner ring road and the central ring road cross the area, and the public transportation is accessible and lead in all directions
  • The construction of the North Bund shipping service cluster area will give full play to the role of the soft environment core functional area of Shanghai international shipping center
  • Set up special funds to increase policy focus and support for the development of key industries and the construction of key regions
  • The business market is prosperous and stable, implement the combination of business, tourism and culture
  • The tracking service mechanism and comprehensive coordination mechanism for major projects of key enterprises, focus on serving enterprises

Putuo District

Key Industries: intelligent software industry, R&D service industry, science and technology finance industry, energy conservation and environmental protection industry, biomedical and pharmaceutical industry


  • National Science Center, develop "four new" economy,explore and innovate in key areas, such as public service platform for scientific and technological innovation, scientific and technological finance, talent highland and comprehensive environment optimization
  • Accelerate the development of three emerging industries, investigation on listed enterprises of Science and Technology Innovation Board, launch the guidance of listing experts' Guidance Group
  • Deepen the construction of scientific and technological innovation supporter, lead the development of maker space to "specialization, branding and internationalization"
  • Building six key projects, strive to build an international innovation and cooperation demonstration zone for "suitable for creation, working and living", create a positive atmosphere for innovation and cooperation
  • "Soft environment" focus factors gather, Putuo District insist on the concept of "service is the first resource", perfect industrial policy, good business environment and fine service measures
  • Putuo District is an important land gateway and transportation hub connecting Shanghai with the Yangtze River Delta and inland

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