Zhangjiang: driving a city's transformation
November 09, 2019
The Zhangjiang High-tech Park, which serves as a key driver behind the city’s ambition to become a global technology innovation hub, plays a unique science-driven role among all areas of the Shanghai free trade zone.
Zhangjiang is striving to leverage three key sectors — integrated circuit, biopharmaceutical and artificial intelligence — to further bolster its status as a national innovation center and support the city’s economic transformation for sustainable growth.
Zhangjiang, which mainly comprises the well-known Zhangjiang High-tech Park and nearby areas, was included in the city’s free trade zone in 2015, with a total area of 37.2 square kilometers. Leveraging its leadership in science and technological innovation, Zhangjiang is exploring a myriad of preferential policies to test new business and talent development models.