Gorgeous Lishui, Investment Destination
--Information on Investment Environment in Lishui
Lishui, located at the southwest of Zhejiang province, is a national-level ecological demonstration zone, a forest city in China, a favorable tourism city in China, an international leisure city, a land of longevity in China, and a climatically livable city in China. It is always known as the “First Ecological City in China”, “Green Land in Zhejiang”, “Cradle of Plants and Animals in Eastern China”, etc; praised by president Xi Jinping as the “Most Beautiful Land in Zhejiang” (“gorgeous Lishui, a flawless beauty”). The city covers an area of 17, 300 square kilometer in total, accounting for 1/6 of the land area of Zhejiang province to beome the largest prefecture-level city in Zhejiang province in respect of area. It has 2 districts (Liandu District and Longquan City) and 7 counties (Qingtian, Jinyun, Suichang, Songyang, Yunhe, Qingyuan, and Jingning), and has a population of 2.66 million.
The high-speed railway in Lishui was completed and put into service in January 2016, by which it takes only 2.5 hours to reach Shanghai, 1.5 hours to reach Hangzhou, and half an hour to reach Wenzhou. All counties in Lishui are covered by freeway. Thus, the traffic condition of Lishui is favorable, which can greatly facilitate population mobility, physical distribution, fund flow, and information circulation.
During the 13th Five-Year Plan, the municipal Party committee and municipal government of Lishui put forward the “195” industrial development strategy: consolidate and strengthen 1 strategic pillar industry, i.e. ecological tourism; prioritize 9 industries above tens of billion level, i.e. high-end equipment manufacturing, energy conservation and environmental protection, biological medicine, new material, etc.; make a breakthrough mainly in 5 segments, i.e. home stay facility economy, robot industry, e-commerce, etc.. Believing in that “green hills and clear waters are wealth”, Lishui is firmly sticking to the idea of green and ecological development, and building a demonstration area of “ecological protection and ecological economy”, to strive to construct a beautiful and happy Lishui!