MEISHAN, China, September 19, 2021 / PRNewswire / – From September 16 to 20, the 18th West China International Fair is held in Chengdu. More than 50,000 guests and traders from 66 countries (regions) participated in the exhibition online and on location, according to the Meishan Municipal People’s Government.
At this year’s West China International Fair in Meishan City, Sichuan province, China, presented the largest exhibition ever since its participation. The exhibition is divided into two places: a place for the complete image and a place for international cooperation, with a total exhibition area of 1,575 square meters. The content of the exhibition is rich and colorful. It not only shows the historical and cultural heritage brought by Meishan as the hometown of Su Dongpo, the great ancient scholar, but also the ecological benefits on which it depends as a national forest town and an important part of the Sichuan region Giant Panda National Park, as well as characteristic local industries such as bamboo weaving and Dongpo pickled vegetables. Represented by innovative industrial projects such as the Sino-French agricultural technology park, Unilever (Sichuan) Global production base, Legoland of New Tianfu area, Sino Japanese International Healthy Care Precinct, etc., the exhibition shows a new image of the city with innovation and openness.
It should be noted that, to enhance the interactive experience, the Meishan showroom is equipped with modern sound and light equipment such as “virtual roaming, 360 holographic images” and a cartoon image designed with Su Dongpo, the representative figure of Meishan, as a prototype, is used as a virtual host to inform visitors about the development of Meishan from aspects of culture, ecology and industry.
Meishan is located in the Chengdu-Chongqing Economic Circle, an important area of from China “Belt and Road” strategy. It belongs to Chengdu metropolis ruled by the city-center, with obvious regional advantages. In recent years, Meishan has prioritized “open development” and established economic and trade relations with 70 countries and regions. In Sichuan, it is one of the fastest growing fields, with the second highest number of Fortune Global 500 companies establishing their presence, behind Chengdu.
Besides the obvious geographical advantages and potential industrial resources which have won favor with foreign investors, the positive attitude of the local government is also an important reason for attracting investment. Meishan makes full use of international and domestic exhibitions such as China International Import Expo, Canton Fair and West China International Fair to actively promote its beneficial industries. In the process of actively “going out” and “bringing in” many high-quality projects and enterprises have settled in Meishan.
Taking the example of the West China International Fair, at the 17th West China International Fair held in 2018, Meishan signed 26 projects for a total contract amount of 28.6 billion RMB. Building on this platform, high-quality projects such as Lenovo Dieyun (Meishan) Innovation and Technology Park Project, Mengniu Dairy (Meishan) Annual output of 180,000 tons of milk production project in low temperature, Lekai New Material Electronic Material R&D and Industrial Base Project set up in Meishan.
January to August 2021, Meishan signed 109 new projects to attract investment, the contract amount reaching 249.814 billion RMB. The number of projects and the amount of contracts increased by 18.48% and 65.94% respectively over one year.
At August 3, Shanghai Shanshan Lithium Battery Material Technology Co., Ltd., a well-known Chinese lithium-ion battery anode materials R&D and production company, officially signed a contract with Pengshan District, Meishan City . The company will invest 10 billion RMB to create an integration project with an annual output of 200,000 tons of lithium battery anode material.
Zheng Yonggang, chairman of the board of the company, believes that although Meishan is not currently a big city in the lithium battery industry, it has a good business environment and a new base for it. energy industry. The project will help Meishan to become the world’s largest lithium battery anode material production base.
SOURCE Meishan Municipal People’s Government