Shanghai Songjiang Industrial Zone
--the first municipal-level development zone in Shanghai's suburbs.
Shanghai Songjiang State-level Export Processing Zone (SJEPZ),
was approved on April 27th, 2000 by the State Council for
its establishment. It is the very first kind of national-level
exportprocessing zones in China and presently is the only
one in Shanghai area.
SJEPZ, situated in the southwest to Shanghai
Proper and east to down town Songjiang, is located in the
planned area of Songjiang Industrial Zone (SJIZ) which is
the first municipal-level industrial zone in Shanghai, SJEPZ
has a planned area of 1.98 square kilometers and covers industrial-used
land of 1,100,000 square meters among which 240,000 square
meters will be used for establishing standard workshops. The
zone is estimated to receive around 60 companies.After establishment,
it is estimated to invite in a total investment of US $1 billion
dollars with a production capacity of RMB 18 billion yuan
and an export capital of US $2 billion dollars.It will also
provide 15,000 jobs.
SJEPZ is in Phase-III (under planning) od
SJIZ with Hu-hang Railway, Hu-hang Expressway in the north
and Xuxin Expressway in the east joining Hu-hang, Hu-ning
with Hu-ja Expressway. It is connected with Phase-I and Phase-II
of SJIZ by cloverleaf. SJEPZ is 18 kilometers away from down
town Shanghai, 20 kilometers away from Hongqiao International
Airport and 42 Kilometers away from Pudong International Airport.
It enjoys a superior location and convenient traffic and therefore
proves to be an ideal investment place for export processing
SJEPZ is a special self-enclosing area supervised
by the Custom House and approved for establishment by the
State Council. The zone executes a self-enclosed management
and is very well equipped with international-standard public
facilities of "Seven Connections and one leveling". The zone
can offer special tax preferential policies to companies there.
In addition, Custom House, Commodity Inspection Bureau, Industrial
& Commercial Bureau, Tax Bureau, bunks and foreign trade departments
all will have offices in the zone to complete all the import
and export procedures there.
SJEPZ, as the very first kind of national-level
export processing parks, is looking forward to receiving export
processing companies both at home and abroad and seeking for
mutual benefit and development with them.