- About Wuxi
On the afternoon of July 28, Tongzhou Bay New Outlet (Wuxi) Cross-River Integrative Development Conference was successfully held in Wuxi to promote the development plan of "Tongzhou Bay", deepen industrial cooperation between Wuxi and Nantong and gather power for high-quality economic development of the two places. Du Xiaogang, Mayor of Wuxi, and Wang Hui, Mayor of Nantong, attended the conference and delivered speeches. Lu Weidong, member of the Standing Committee of the CPC Nantong Municipal Committee and Director of the Department of Publicity of the CPC Nantong Municipal Committee, gave a general introduction about the new outlet of Tongzhou Bay. Zhou Changqing, Vice Mayor of Wuxi, Pan Jianhua, Vice Mayor of Nantong, and Chen Jun, Secretary General of the Nantong Municipal People’s Government, attended the event.
In April, 2020, Wuxi signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Nantong, which officially opened a new chapter of cooperation between "Pearl of Taihu Lake" and "Pearl of Jianghai". At present, the two cities are actively promoting mutual visits and communication and carrying out integrated cooperation. The cross-river integrative development will continue to be reinforced.
At the conference, Feng Jiasheng, General Manager of Gemdale Group Shanghai Branch, Wang Congwu, General Manager of Sinotrans Large-Package Logistics Co., Ltd., Zhang Ge, Chief Executive Officer of Household Paper of Jinguang Paper (China) Investment Co., Ltd., and Ding Hanzhong, Chairman of Qihong Industrial Development Co., Ltd., shared their feelings about investing in Nantong. More than 20 chairpersons and general managers of listed companies and nearly 150 business leaders from Wuxi and surrounding areas were invited to the conference. The meeting was fruitful, at which 20 major projects were signed, with a total investment of 35.48 billion yuan. The projects signed involved industrial fields such as smart equipment, new energy and new materials.