Projects signed to boost Changsha smart manufacturing

Editor:Sharon Lee
Source:嶄忽晩烏
Updated:2017-12-11 14:28:38

  Changsha Economic and Technological Development Zone, a national demonstration development zone in Changsha county, gained solid results at the Changsha International Smart Manufacturing Technology and Equipment Expo which concluded on Dec 6.

  Beijing Jingdong Century Trading Co Ltd signed to invest 10 billion yuan ($1.51 billion) into building a driverless vehicle smart industrial base in the region, and Rootcloud committed to a 100 million-yuan project for an industrial internet platform.

  Those projects will inject new impetus into Central China's Hunan province, building up its competitive manufacturing industry and boosting its industrial transformation and upgrading.

Projects signed to boost Changsha smart manufacturing

  Twenty-four projects worth 41 billion yuan were signed at Changsha International Smart Manufacturing Technology and Equipment Expo on Dec 6. [Photo/icswb.com]

  Hu Henghua, secretary of the Changsha municipal Party committee, said that the real economy and manufacturing industry are high on Changsha's agenda. Changsha will create an outstanding business environment and step up efforts to accelerate transition from "Made in Changsha" to "Created in Changsha", and from "Changsha products" to "Changsha brands".

  Twenty-four projects worth 41 billion yuan were signed at the expo, which attracted more than 600 domestic and overseas enterprises to showcase their latest products and technologies. Exhibitors included Hunan-based enterprises Sany, Zoomlion, Broad Group, and Chaint Robotics, and world famous brands such as Bosch, IBM, Siemens, and Caterpillar.

Projects signed to boost Changsha smart manufacturing

  Participants communicate with an exhibitor at the Changsha International Smart Manufacturing Technology and Equipment Expo. [Photo/icswb.com]

  The expo was sponsored by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the Chinese Academy of Engineering, and the Hunan provincial government, and organized by the Changsha municipal government, the Hunan Economic and Information Technology Commission, and China Electronics Corporation.

Projects signed to boost Changsha smart manufacturing

  Participants visit Changsha Economic and Technological Development Zone's booth at the Changsha International Smart Manufacturing Technology and Equipment Expo held in Changsha International Exhibition and Conference Center from Dec 4 to 6. [Photo by Jiang Lian/csxnews.com]