Xiaoshan Economic and Technological Development Zone (XETDZ), started in May 1993. This state-level zone now covers an area of 133 square kilometers divided into three industrial parks: Shibei, Qiaonan and Jiangdong.
The Jiangdong Industrial Area with its 105 square kilometers of planning area and the area for future expansion.
The Shibei Industrial Park which is exclusive to the service industry.
The Qiaonan Industrial Park, the typical base for foreign investments for industrial activities.
The zone is located alongside the Qiantang river within the Xiaoshan district of Hangzhou. Add the XETDZ to the ongoing construction of the Qianjiang Century central business district which will host finance, trading, consulting and logistics activities along with IT services companies, administrative organizations, hotels, residential areas and entertainments facilities.
The XETDZ has the advantage of being near the shipping infrastructure in the city and the Qiantang river which offers access to harbors along the coast. The XETDZ is equipped with an inland port and a customs office. The illustration comes from Smart Wool Textile products which is within the zone.
Source: China Briefing