Shanghai Municipal Government

07/02/2019 | News release | Distributed by Public on 07/01/2019 19:18

Yangtze delta region software parks to form alliance

More than 10 software industrial parks in the Yangtze River Delta region will join hands to establish an alliance for collaborative development, it was announced at an industrial summit held in the Jing'an District Shibei High-tech Park recently.

According to experts, a collaborative mechanism for scientific innovation in the region will be set up to realize high-quality integrated development. Currently, the Yangtze River Delta has established a data sharing platform and an interprovincial identity authentication system for government affairs.

The Yangtze River Delta has the country's most complete industrial chain and the strongest technological capability of the integrated circuit industry. The region has 11 national software industrial parks with an annual operation revenue of over 1 trillion yuan (US$146 billion) and a software revenue of 810 billion yuan.

By the end of last year, 25,000 enterprises, with totally 1.15 million employees, had moved into 11 software parks in the Yangtze River Delta region.

The industrial output value of integrated circuit and software information service in the region account for half and one third of the whole country, respectively.

Shanghai, Jiangsu, Zhejiang and Anhui provinces have one fourth of the country's top universities, national key laboratories, national engineering research centers and one third of the country's R&D investment and valid invention patents.