Longping Biological Seed Industrial Park Project Inked
The Longping Biological Seed Industrial Park project was contracted on September 24. This is Changsha’s another landmark project to speed up its building of a seed industrial “Silicon Valley”.
Hu Henghua, CPC Hunan Provincial Committee Standing Committee member and CPC Changsha Municipal Committee secretary; Wang Jiong, vice chairman and general manager of China CITIC Group; and, Hu Zhongxiong, deputy secretary of the CPC Changsha Municipal Committee, Changsha mayor, and secretary of the CPC Working Committee of the Xiangjiang New Area of Hunan Province, were present at the signing ceremony.
Changsha Vice Mayor Qiu Jixing presided over the ceremony. Nie Xuequn, chairman of CITIC Urban Development and Operation Co., Ltd.; Mao Changqing, general manager of CITIC Agricultural Science and Technology Co., Ltd. and chairman of Yuan Longping High-tech Agriculture Co., Ltd. (“Longping High-tech”); and, Yang Tao, chairman of Wuhan East Lake High-tech Group Co., Ltd. attended.
The Longping Biological Seed Industrial Park project is contracted on September 24. (Photo/Zhou Baiping, Changsha Evening News)
The project is located at the Longping High-tech Park, Furong District, Changsha. As a key investment project for Changsha’s seed industry, it has a total investment of about 12 billion CNY and covers a total construction area of about 1.2 million square meters. It aims to build a public service center, a research finding commercialization center, a business incubator, and a talent pool, for Changsha’s biological industry.
The project will concentrate on developing biological seed industry, biomanufacturing, bioservice, and modern service industry. After the project is put into operation, more than 10 national and provincial platforms for innovation will be set up; more than 300 high-level talents will join in; over 800 high-quality biotechnology and modern service enterprises will be introduced and cultivated; and, an annual output value of 30 billion CNY will be achieved.
Translator: Kuang Zhenzhen
Chinese source: icswb.com