Construction of the Equipment Manufacturing's Supporting Industry Park of Urumqi Economic and Technological Development Zone (Toutunhe district) started on April 23. Thirteen new standardized industrial factory buildings will be built.
Zhu Gang, secretary of the CPC Toutunhe district committee, and Zhang Junxiang, deputy secretary of the CPC Toutunhe district committee and the district mayor, attended the commencement ceremony.
This industrial park, situated in White Bird Lake New Area, will cover 1,600 mu (106.67 hectares), with a floorage of 1.25 million square meters. With a total investment of four billion yuan ($632.4 million), the park will house factory buildings and employee dormitories. Construction is expected to be completed by the end of this year.
Zhu Gang (middle) and Zhang Junxiang (right) tour the project [Photo by Zhang Hongwei/uetd.gov.cn]
The Equipment Manufacturing's Supporting Industry Park will be an industrial community combining exhibition, financial services, manufacturing, and residential accommodation. It will develop industries supporting advanced manufacturing, commerce and logistics, smart health products, and production of products with ethnic group's unique features. Priority will be given to the R&D of relevant products of the advanced manufacturing industry, smart products and energy-efficient products.