Changsha’s Foreign Trade up 64.7% in First 8 Months
Changsha’s foreign trade value rose 64.7% from last year to 123.28 billion CNY in the first 8 months of this year, according to the Changsha Customs. The growth rate was 16.9 percentage points higher than the provincial level. The exports totaled 86.52 billion CNY, up 90.3%; and, the imports totaled 36.76 billion CNY, rising 25.1%. The city’s foreign trade value hit a monthly record high of 20.91 billion CNY in August.
Hunan Xiangjiang New Area Signs Cooperation Framework Agr...
On September 6, the Hunan Xiangjiang New Area Management Committee signed a cooperation framework agreement with Schaeffler Group at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Based on Changsha’s industrial cluster advantage and Schaeffler Group’s technical expertise and research and development strength, both sides will promote the construction of China’s intelligent connected vehicle industrial ecosystem.
Hunan Opening-up Achievements over the Past Seven Decades
On September 4, the Hunan Provincial People’s Government Information Office convened the second press conference on the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China (opening up session). The Hunan Provincial Department of Commerce (HPDC) briefed on Hunan’s economic and social achievements over the past 70 years. HPDC Director Xu Xiangping presented an opening up and rising Hunan based on statistical data.
4 Hunan-based Construction Machinery Manufacturers Make G...
The 2019 T50 Summit of World Construction Machinery Industry opened in Beijing on September 4.A list of the world’s top 500 construction machinery manufacturers was released. Four Hunan-based companies – Sany Heavy Industry, Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science & Technology, China Railway Construction Heavy Industry (CRCHI), and Sunward Intelligent Equipment Group, made the list.
Six Hunan Enterprises Listed in 2019 China’s Top 500
The China Enterprise Confederation and the China Enterprise Directors Association announced China’s Top 500 Enterprises in 2019 List on September 1.Hunan's six companies were: Hunan Valin Group Co., Ltd.; Hunan Construction Engineering Group Co., Ltd.; Sany Group Co., Ltd.; Hunan Bochang Holding Group Co., Ltd.; Dahan Holding Group Co., Ltd.; and, Better Life Investment Group Co., Ltd.
Mayor Hu Zhongxiong Meets with UK Guests
On August 28, 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, met with Graham Stuart, UK’s minister for investment at the Department for International Trade. Vice Mayor Chen Zhong attended.