On 8th May, the president of China-U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Wynn Wang, led the delegation to Guanyun County. A grand signing ceremony for the New Village Construction Project was held in the county’s administration center. The municipal standing committee and secretary, Tiefei Tang, gave a speech. The head of Guanyun County, Zheqiang Yin, hosted and county leaders, Yi Sun, Qinjia Wang, Zhenghuai Zhu also attended.
According to Mr. Tang, Guanyun County is a fast developing city with supporting industries, competitive market and willing to cooperate. The industrial economy here is increasingly expanding, and a port industrial zone mainly involved chemical industries, heavy industries and new energy has already taken 60 square kilometers out of 140 square kilometers as planned. The area of an economic development zone with advanced manufacturing as main body has reached 25 square kilometers. Industries like ship manufacturing, machinery manufacturing, fine chemicals, metal products, and textiles and clothing have become the local industrial leaders, taking advantage of abundant technical workers, sufficient labor force and low cost. Modern service industries are developing fast and widely in the north of Jiangsu Province which is able to provide professional marketing support as a regional logistics center. In recent years, 10 acres of land have been greened, 2.1 acres of land is covered by followers. An efficient agricultural base will soon be formed in Jiangsu Province.
Tang said, China-U.S. Chamber of Commerce is a representative organization of American business elites. It contributes to the cooperation of the enterprises in the two countries. This investigation visit is an extremely great beginning and the two signed investment projects will be the cornerstone of future development. Guanyun County is ready to embrace the chances and challenges coming with the trend of globalization.
Mr.Yin stated that Guanyun expected for further communications and more extensive cooperation with entrepreneurs from overseas and home, meanwhile, he also truthfully hoped that China-U.S. Chamber of Commerce can introduce Guanyun to more individuals and groups.
President Wang said that Guanyun enjoys a board prospective of development as well as a great investment environment, and expressed his faith for the bright future of Guanyun.
The president of Armco iron Company, Roberts, said, the new project invested in Guanyun will definitely take advantage of Guanyun’s location and transportation, bring in the American experts, management and technology, and set a successful example of China New Village Construction. He expected mutual trust and looked for closer cooperative relationship.
Translated by Luhan Tang