Changsha Huanghua Comprehensive Bonded Zone ~ A Central China Solution

Hong Kong West Kowloon also known as West Kowloon, is the terminus of the Hong Kong section of the Guangzhou–Shenzhen–Hong Kong Express Rail Link (XRL). As the only Hong Kong rail section that connects to the mainland China section through a dedicated tunnel, it creates much optimism in the business community for logistical enhancement for the country. Service commenced this fall October 2018 for This High-speed rail that connects from Hong Kong to mainland China.

High-speed rail (HSR) in China is the country’s network of passenger-dedicated railways designed for speeds of 250–350 km/h (155–217 mph). It is the world’s longest high speed railway network and is also the most extensively used.

By the end of 2018, HSR extended to 30 of the country’s 33 provincial-level administrative divisions and reached 29,000 km (18,000 mi) in total length, accounting for about two-thirds of the worlds high-speed rail tracks in commercial service. The HSR building boom continues with the HSR network set to reach 38,000 km (24,000 mi) in 2025.

With reserved seating and a relaxed atmosphere to rest or prep for an upcoming meeting the HSR is an ideal option for connecting to another key business hub in Changsha.

The Changsha Huanghua Comprehensive Bonded Zone is situated in the heart of Changsha’s Airport Economic Demonstration Zone, a major national open area in Hunan Province. Since the Bonded Zone’s official opening in June 25 2017, more than 60 companies have initiated operations in this zone, with a 6 month import and export value of US$769 Million by year end 2017.

Changsha International Trading Strategy fulfils a vital role in Changsha’s International trading strategy. Huanghua Comprehensive Bonded Zone is the only Bonded Zone in Hunan Province positioned adjacent to an International airport. The ability to reach a market of 90 million people within 1 hour on the high speed rail train, and reach 200 million people within a one hour flight, makes this Bonded Zone uniquely established in two key consumer markets. Adding to its logistical advantages, it neighbours a strong industry cluster that includes Shanghai Volkswagen, Bosch, Jingdong and Sany Heavy Industry.

Changsha Huanghua Comprehensive Bonded Zone is the ideal solution for foreign enterprises targeting the Central China market. A great option for International and southeast coastal companies planning to implement industrial transfer and also for domestic companies within the International business sphere.

Qingdao Rising

In 2007, Qingdao was named as among China’s top ten cities by the Chinese Cities Brand Value Report, which was released at the 2007 Beijing Summit of China Cities Forum. In 2009, Qingdao was named China’s most livable city by the Chinese Institute of City Competitiveness. Qingdao is a major seaport, naval base, and industrial centre.

The world’s longest sea bridge, the Jiaozhou Bay Bridge, links the main urban area of Qingdao with Huangdao district, straddling the Jiaozhou Bay sea areas. It is also the site of the Tsingtao Brewery, the second largest brewery in China.

As of 2014, Qingdao had a population of 9,046,200 with an urban population of 6,188,100. Definitely a growing area for businesses to host conferences with its well developed infrastructure and logistics support in place to support such events.  Through collaborative partnerships and training of young professionals in this field, Qingdao shows promising growth, and will be the focus of our development edge.

Jinqiao International Market Cluster

The Jinqiao Food Market and Department Mall form an important part of the Jinqiao International Market Cluster. The cluster is located within the heart of Xiangjiang’s New District, the 12th national level new urban district in China. China Investment Business Alliance of Canada (CIBAC), a Canadian Trade and Investment focus group included this stop on the October/November 2018 Trade delegation to Changsha, visiting Jinqiao, and realizing new development and progress in the region.

The Xiangjang New Area carries two core functions: first, to further Changsha’s growth to support a city population of 10 million; second, to support Changsha’s Internationalization by developing its status as the major International trade logistics hub in mid China.

The Jinqiao International Market Cluster’s key focus is to fulfill its functions in trade logistics and modern services. The project is surrounded by four state-level industrial parks with an output value occupying 60% of the provincial total. The total investment is estimated at RMB 60 billion. Traffic and road infrastructure around the project is fully developed, including five expressways and two general-speed railways, that pass through the center of Jinqiao International Market.

Both the Food Market and Department Mall have taken innovative initiatives to spark new business models and ideas for sustainability aiming to attract International companies. As such the delegates are centered around developing a presentation platform for collaboration to support International business there.

The Jinqiao Transportation Hub is nearby, equipped with four high-speed train lines, four inter-city lines, two subways, two meglev lines and two bus centres to streamline efficiencies in logistical requirements.

In 2018, Jinqiao Food Market and Department Mall launched the Gourmet Creator Project. This project’s aim was to integrate smart technology into its’ on-line promotion to release its unique projects and popularity boosters generated by well-known catering training institutions and incubation resources from their joint training programmes.

The brainchild of this new innovative platform is the Jinqiao Food Market and Department Mall. It provides core positioning and landing plan, supplemented by the local government featuring preferential investment policies.