Changsha Builds 31,864 5G Base Stations in 2020
A total of 31,864 5G base stations had been built in Changsha by the end of 2020, with an annual task completion rate of 102.5%, according to a symposium on 5G application industry development held in Changsha on March 2. The basic coverage of 5G network in Changsha’s core urban areas and key areas has been achieved. CPPCC Changsha Municipal Committee vice chairman Yuan Zhiheng, who is also 5G application industrial chain chief, attended the symposium.
In 2020, Changsha’s enterprises along the 5G industrial chain increased to 82, including 12 industrial enterprises above a designated size, generating a revenue of about 10.96 billion yuan. Twenty-six new projects along the upstream, midstream and downstream industrial chain were introduced, each with an investment of more than 10 million yuan. Nine 5G projects were included in the list of 100 landmark projects of new digital infrastructure in Hunan.
The Changsha 5G Industry Promotion Association, established by 8 local 5G application leading enterprises, has gathered more than 80 upstream and downstream enterprises in “5G+” application industries, such as intelligent manufacturing, industrial Internet, ultra-high definition video, intelligent connection network and intelligent terminals.
In 2021, Changsha’s 5G application industrial chain promotion office will:
--Make efforts to strengthen, supplement and extend the 5G application industrial chain;
--In accordance with the “Three Highlands and Four New Missions” strategy, take 5G+ industrial Internet, ultra-high definition video, Internet of vehicles and other competitive industries as the core, and support enterprises of 5G communication modules, industrial Internet platforms and terminal equipment;
--Give precise attention to the leading enterprises in the upstream, midstream and downstream “5G+" industrial chain and carry out precise investment attraction activities;
--Focus on the construction of new infrastructure and new urbanization initiatives and major projects, and the digital transformation of government and businesses sectors; and,
--Facilitate a 5G industry innovation and development cluster with Changsha characteristics to take shape.
Translator: Kuang Zhenzhen
Chinese source: changsha.gov.cn