JILIN, MARCH 26 (REPORTER SHI HONGYU), ON MARCH 26, A GROUP OF ENTERPRISES FROM SHANGHAI AND OTHER CITIES ARRIVED IN JILIN CITY, JILIN PROVINCE, TO INVESTIGATE AND EXPLORE THE VAST MARKET IN NORTHEAST CHINA.
Known as the “Chemical City”, Jilin City is the second largest city in Jilin Province. It is one of the regions with the earliest industrialization and the deepest degree of heavy industry in China. Jilin Petrochemical, the “eldest son of new China’s chemical industry”, is located here.
At a development forum on “Revitalizing Jilin through Win-Win Cooperation” held in Jilin City on July 26, entrepreneurs attending the forum expressed their optimism about the complete industrial base of Jilin and predicted good prospects for cooperation in petrochemical, synthetic materials and fine chemical industries.
Tang Xi, vice chairman of a Shanghai-based chemical company, said the company’s technology for supplying high-performance materials could find a foothold in Jilin City to produce green, healthy and safe fine chemicals and biochemicals.
Cui Zhigang, vice mayor of Jilin City and secretary of the CPC Longtan District Committee, introduced that the local government, based on the positioning of modern industrial base and innovation and entrepreneurship, develops “six major industrial clusters” such as fine chemical industry, advanced materials and equipment manufacturing and processing, and will also build a model area for the transformation and development of the old industrial base in the north. These measures will bring good returns to business development and investment.
The reporter learned from the interview that Jilin Chemical Industry Park is the key industrial location of Jilin City, and it is the first demonstration park of chemical industry circular economy in Northeast China. During the 13th Five-Year Plan period, the industrial output value above the designated size of the park has reached 330 billion yuan.
Qu Ying, the person in charge of a chemical technology company in Jilin Chemical Industry Park, said that six years ago, she left the foreign company and returned to her hometown to start her own business. She benefited from the advantages of local industrial engineering facilities and good business environment, and the company has developed rapidly.
According to the reporter, this year Jilin City has signed 107 projects, the investment reached 80.67 billion yuan. (after)