Capital of China Canal, Hometown of Han Xin
To invest in Huaiyin, develop in Huaiyin and create brilliance in Huaiyin
Huaiyin, a city with long history, boasts outstanding personalities and cultures. It was over 2200 years ago that the Qin Dynasty established county system here. In the period of Ming and Qing Dynasties, Huaiyin was among the four great metropolises along the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal: Suzhou, Hangzhou and Yangzhou. Besides that, as one of main urban areas of Huai'an City, Huaiyin is hometown of Zhou Enlai—the first primer of new China. The city is also famous for its historical elites, such as the great militarist Han Xin, master of Han Fu Mei Sheng and Mei Gao, master of Chinese pharmacology Wu Jutong, and sculptor Hua Tianyou.
Huaiyin lies in unique location and enjoys convenient transportation. Early in ancient times, Huaiyin was awarded as “Thoroughfare to capital whether in landway or in waterway” and “Artery to nine provinces and Throat of seven provinces”. Today, Beijing-Shanghai Expressway, Nanjing-Huaian Expressway, Nanjing-Lianyungang Expressway, Tongjiang-Sanya Expressway, Xuzhou-Huaian-Yancheng Expressway, 205 National Highway and 325 Provincial Highway meet together within Huaiyin; Xinyi-Changxing Railway, which connects with Longhai Line, runs across the whole boarders; Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal, Old Yellow River, Yanhe River and sea-entering channels of Huaihe River interlace here; thus a transportation network with high-level highways as backbone and simultaneous development of waterways, landways and railways has taken shape. Furthermore, since it is only 15 kilometers away from Huainyin to Huai’an Civil Airport, which will be completed and put into operation in “the eleventh five-year plan”, Huaiyin’s pivot transportation position in Jiangsu Province even in East China will be further emphasized.
Huaiyin enjoys excellent environment and abundant resources. It has climate features of both southern and north areas concurrently: distinct seasons, sufficient rainfall and pleasant climate. At present, 10 big production bases of agricultural byproducts, including vegetables, economic forest, Siji goose and meat pigeon, have been established; besides, Lingqiao Rice, Suyue Braised Pigeon, Laohou Wild Duck and some other local products with unique features have become famous in and out of Jiangsu. Moreover, Huaiyin boasts abundant mineral resources: it possesses halite and mirabilite mines with largest reserves in East China, which has high value for exploitation because of thick mining deposits and high quality.
Huaiyin is vigorous city with good governance and harmonious people. Project concentration areas including Province-level Huaiyin Economic Development Zone, Huaiyin New Industrial Zone and Rural Industry Centralized Area have been established initially. The areas, with complete infrastructures, attract various enterprises and businessmen. Huaiyin has complete industries with distinct features: salt chemical industry, mechanical manufacturing, textile clothing, agricultural byproducts processing and other industries have taken shape. In particular, Huai’an Export Processing Zone has obtained approval of the State Council. Taiwan Honhai Group (Foxconn), one of the 500 World Top Enterprises, has landed in Huai’an, and some other renowned national and foreign enterprises, including BenQ, TG Glass, Shagang, Midea, Zhenda and Shineway, have also settled down in Huai’an, which accelerate Huaiyin’s steps to new-type industrialization. In 2007, regional gross value of production of Huaiyin reached 10.72 billion yuan; gross value of production per capita reached 12,908 yuan; financial revenue reached 1.005 billion yuan, and industrial added value reached 4.833 billion yuan. Besides, honest and pro-business humanistic environment, effective and convenient services environment, safe and comfortable living environment of Huaiyin have been rewarded comments from external investors from various places.
CPC Huaiyin District Committee and District Government warmly welcome friends of various circles from home and abroad to take sightseeing tours, make investment and establish enterprises here. We will provide you with excellent services, outstanding environment and preferential policies to strive for development, look for business opportunities and create a bring future together!
CPC Huaiyin District Committee
People’s Government of Huaiyin District
Huai’an (former Huaiyin City) is a city of Jiangsu Province; it is located in East China and center of North Jiangsu plain. Huaiyin got its name because it was situated on the south of Old Huaihe River. Huaiyin lies in juncture of north subtropical region and temperate zone; it is also on the golden north-south parting line of eastern coastal area of China, and on the grand external ring of the economic cycle of the Yangtze Delta. Huaiyin is 400 kilometers away from Shanghai, 198 kilometers away from Nanjing and 100 kilometers away from Lianyungang. It is also the hometown of the first prime minister of the People's Republic of China: Zhou Enlai, a national famous historic cultural city, national outstanding tourism city, national sanitary city, national garden city, as well as a north-south transportation hub in East China, production and sales base of important agricultural byproducts and an emerging industrial base.
Huaiyin is under the jurisdiction of Huai’an City, which is the hometown of Chinese ancient militarist Han Xin and governs 21 towns, 249 administrative villages and 880,000 populations; Huai’an owns an area of 1264 square kilometers, among which there is 980,000 mu farmlands, 150,000 mu woodlands and 380,000 water surfaces. Huaiyin is located in the nearby position of state grade 1 and 2 development axial lines, including the line along the Yangtze River, coastal line and east Longhai line. It not only forms a component part of the three axial lines, but also benefits from the “three-direction radiation”.
Huaiyin lies on the golden coastline of economic development in coastal area in East China, which is one of the areas with fastest economic development in China. Huaiyin was awarded titles of “one of areas with energetic private economy in China” and “Potential city of investment from enterprises of Shenzhen and Hongkong”. At present, comprehensive strength of Huaiyin ranks the first among the eight counties and districts in Huai’an.
A famous city of China
Huaiyin is a former revolutionary area and hometown of many heroes. The famous Liulaozhuang battle during the anti-Japanese war occurred here. In March, 1943, 82 heroes of company four of battalion two of regiment nineteen of brigade seven of division three of the new fourth army composed a striking and moving heroical here. After the victory of the war, former Su-Wan Government was founded here. Heroic Huaiyin people made great contribution to liberating undertaking of Chinese people and foundation of new China.
Huaiyin is the oldest city in Huaihe River Basin; ancient people lived here in the Palaeolithic Age, and created brilliant historic culture here. Over 2200 years ago, Huaiyin County was established by Qin dynasty, which united China, and Huaiyin became a famous city of China during Han and Tang dynasties and reached its most celebrated period during Ming and Qing dynasties, it was then called “the four great metropolises along the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal” together with Suzhou, Hangzhou and Yangzhou.
Hometown of celebrities
Huaiyin is a propitious place full of outstanding personalities, it cultivated and brought up Han Xin, Mei Sheng, Mei Gao, Bu Zhi, Zhang Lei, Gong Kai, Wu Jutong and so on. By dipping their brushes in Huaihe River, celebrities of various generations wrote undying historical articles to tell spirits of sword and zither of Huaiyin people, and make great contribution to advancement of society and development of human civilization.
A metropolis along the Grand Canal
Huaiyin is the birthplace of the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal. In 486 BC, Fu Chai, King of State Wu, built Han canal, which connected two large water systems: Yangtze River and Huaihe River. From then on, Huaiyin has been located at the junction of the Canal and Huaihe River. In the period from Song dynasty and Qing dynasty, Huaiyin was a hub of canal transportation and an important place of water controlling. Emperors Kangxi and Qianlong of Qing dynasty came here on tours of inspection for six times successively, they examined river engineering project and supervised canal transportation here. In thousands of years, Huaiyin was famous all over China for titles of “Throat of seven provinces”, “Thoroughfare to nine provinces” and “Horses in the north, boats in the south”.
Jiangsu Huaiyin Economic Development Zone
Jiangsu Huaiyin Economic Development Zone was approved to be a provincial level development zone by provincial government in December, 2006. The Development Zone is located in the north side of Huai’an main city zone, it is neighboring to Yanhe River, which is a state grade 3 water way, in the south, and is close to Ning-Lian (Nanjing-Lianyungang) Expressway in the north and Jing-Hu (Beijing-Shanghai) Expressway in the east, and the zone is connected to Xu-Yan (Xuzhou-Yancheng) Expressway in the west, and Xin-Chang (Xinyi, Jiangsu-Changxing, Zhejiang) Railway goes across the zone. Besides, Huai’an main station of railway passenger transportation and Huai’an north station of bus passenger transportation are within the Development Zone, and 4 north-south trunk roads are connected directly to the urban area, and the Development Zone is well connected to Huai’an Development zone. Moreover, Huaiyin Economic development zone is only 20 kilometers away from Huai’an Airport, which is under construction. Such convenient internal and external transportation is the best in North Jiangsu.
Planned area of the Development Zone is totally 60 square kilometers, built-up area of traffic, electricity, water, drainage, telecommunication, cable TV, coal gas, and natural land consolidation (seven connections and one leveling) reaches 15 square kilometers, class 1 and 2 industrial projects with over 30 million yuan fixed assets investment (or 3 million dollars foreign capital) gather in the zone. Stage-three infrastructure construction of 15 square kilometers has been promoted comprehensively. Nearly 1 billion yuan was invested totally in built-up area, and 13 primary and secondary trunk roads, including Shenyang Road and Nanchang road have been constructed, the overall mileage reaches 48 kilometers, afforestation area within the zone reaches 1.6 million square metes, and the afforestation rate is 35%. Supporting facilities within the development zone is becoming more and more complete, sewage disposal plant (Stage-2 completed in 2008) with 20,000 ton daily treatment capacity has been built, besides, thermo-electric plant is also constructed, and three gardens inside the garden: “Ning-Huai industrial garden, “Wenzhou industrial garden” and “Qianjiang Pioneering Garden are newly built, they have standard plant of 150,000 square meters, businessmen are invited comprehensively. 274 enterprises had settled in the garden till the end of 2007, 7 billion yuan fixed asset investment has been completed, and six characteristic industries--- household appliances, machine manufacturing, textile clothing, automobile and auto-bike fittings, extension of black materials and wood processing have been formed. Enterprises in the garden include 24 foreign-funded enterprises and 116 government-listed enterprises. Huai’an Zhenda Steel Tube Manufacturing Co., Ltd. became the first enterprise whose sales amount exceeded 2 billion yuan in eight counties and districts in Huai’an, Wanbang Aromatic Chemicals Industry Co., Ltd. became the first listed company in Huai’an, Huihuang Solar Energy became the first China renowned brand in Huai’an. Furthermore, Stage-One project of Suntory Beer, the first enterprise who invested in Huai’an among the top 500 enterprises in the world, has been completed and put into production, and Shineway Group, the first state-level agricultural leading enterprise in China, has settled in the Development Zone successfully.
Huaiyin Industrial New Zone
Huaiyin Industrial New Zone is located in Zhaoji and Nanchenji in Huaiyin District; it was founded on the basis of Hexi Branch of Salt Chemical New Zone of Huai’an Industrial Garden, and is an organic part of Salt Chemical New Zone of Huai’an Industrial Garden. Planned area of the Industrial New Zone is 7.55 square kilometers, the earlier-stage Start-up zone is 3.62 square kilometers. The Zone possesses 21.5 billion ton halite and 1.43 billion ton mirabilite in Zhaoji Subsag, the largest network of exploration and transportation pipelines of bittern in East China has been constructed, and the Zone is the main exporting base of anhydrous sodium sulphate in China. The New Zone owns excellent water and land traffic conditions, and is located in inter-junction of transportation hubs, which are very important in North Jiangsu, even East China. Jing-Hu, Tong-San, Lian-Huai, Xu-Yan and Ning-Huai expressways pass here; golden waterways---the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal, Huaihe River, Huaishu River and Yanhe River form a water transportation system covering all directions; and the capacity of Xinchang Railway is improving continuously. Transportation network that extends in all directions and transportation ways of highway, railway and waterway show the transportation advantage of Huaiyin Industrial New Zone.
Function orientation of the Industrial New Zone: the chemical industrial garden, which takes halite resource as its support and salt chemical industry and deep-processing, fine chemicals industry and complex material as its main contents, it is developing into a state-level salt chemical industrial base with international advanced level gradually.
Industry development planning: a salt chemical industrial structure, which takes salt chemical industry as its main body, chemical manufacturing industry and producing-service industry as its auxiliary industries, and high-tech and fine chemicals industry and related new material industries as its strategic industries, will be formed.
Currently, various infrastructures in the Industrial New Zone are being constructed rapidly. In projects of transportation, roads, waterways, docks, power supply, heat supply and sewage disposal, “five connections and one leveling” of 3.62 square kilometers earlier-stage start-up area will be achieved basically within 2 years. And “seven connections and one leveling” of 5 square kilometers will be completed by 2010 to form an industrial base with regional characteristics.
1. IT industry
Taiwan Honhai Group (Foxconn), the largest manufacturer of computer connector and computer bare system in the world, has settled down in Huai’an, and initial stage investment of the group in Huai’an was over 2 billion dollars. Consequently, nearly 100 matching enterprises will be brought to Huai’an, and development of IT industry here will be accelerated greatly.
2. Steel and machining industry
Current total asset of Jiangsu Shagang Group Huaigang Special Steel Co., Ltd. is 6.96 billion yuan. During “the eleventh five-year plan”, steel production and materials amount of the enterprise will reach 3 million ton respectively, and its sales income will reach 15 billion yuan, profit and tax will be 1.2 billion yuan, and the enterprise will become one of the top 10 special steel enterprises in the world. And presently, annual capacity of seamless steel tube of Huai’an Zhenda Steel Tube Manufacturing Co., Ltd. has reached 300,000 ton, and its amount of sales is 2 billion yuan.
3. Salt chemical industry
Reserves of halite and mirabilite within Huai’an reach 130 billion ton and 1.43 billion ton respectively, and annual productive capacities of salt chemical industries in Huai’an are: 1 million ton vacuum salt, 100,000 ton caustic soda, 300,000 ton soda ash, 80,000 ton chlor-alkali, 1.2 million ton anhydrous sodium sulphate, 8000 ton ethephon, 3000 ton hexachlorocyclopentadiene, and 40,000 aqua fortis. Production scales of ethephon, hexachlorocyclopentadiene and anhydrous sodium sulphate rank the first, the second in the world and the first in East China respectively.
4. Agricultural byproducts processing industry
Huaiyin is a national famous production base of green and harmless agricultural byproducts, key production base of commodity grain, as well as a base of high-quality oil, commercial pig and commercial lamb. Huaiyin district has 980,000 mu farmlands, 150,000 mu cultivable waters and 150,000 mu woodlands. Minkang Grease, Xinfeng Flour and other leading processing enterprises in Huaiyin have taken shape.
5. Textile and garment industry
Huaiyin owns completed “five textile industries”--- cotton, hair, needle, silk and chemical fibre. Upstream and downstream products of gauze, cloth, dye printing, knitting, silk and clothes form a complete set. And production capacity of 80,000 spindles of cotton spinning and 10 million garments has been achieved.
Policies of finance and taxation
For industrial and agricultural production projects which are created by external businessmen (businessmen from out of Huaiyin District) and whose investment and operation periods are over 10 years, the policy of “two years’ rewards and three years’ halving” of partial corporate-income tax kept by local government is performed from the year of making profit, that is: the sum of the partial tax is to those enterprises in the first two years by local finance, and half of it is rewarded in later three years in order to support development of the enterprises. For high-tech projects above provincial level and projects with outstanding investment scale, further preferential treatments up to “five years’ rewards and five years’ halving” will be provided. And for port, dock, highway and other infrastructure constructions in Huaiyin District which are carried out by external businessmen and whose operation periods are over 15 years, “five years’ rewards and five years’ halving” of partial corporate-income tax kept by local government will be carried out from the year of making profit.
Local stipulated fees policy
For solely invested, jointly invested and cooperated industrial production projects in Huaiyin District which are newly invested by external businessmen, local administrative stipulated fees which should be paid by investors during construction process should be paid by district-level finance.
Other preferential policies
According to nature, industry and quality of invested projects, enterprises are assisted correspondingly in applying for technical innovation funds, science and technology achievement transformation funds, enterprise development funds and so on, and enterprises will be helped to grow bigger and stronger.
Prices of Production Essential Factors
Ⅰ. Power supply
Selling Prices of Electricity Network (Sujia electric work  223)
Yearly lump-sum reward of 0.10yuan/kilowatt-hour are given to projects that settle in the development zone
Power price category
Watt-hour power price (yuan/ kwh
Basic power price
Below one kV
220kV and above
Maximum demand (yuan/ kW/ month)
Transformer capacity (yuan/ Kva/ month)
Including: calcium carbide, electrolytic caustic soda, synthetic ammonia and electric furnace yellow phosphorus
2. TOU power price implementation standard (Sujia electric work  223)
(1) Implementation range: large-scale industries and normal industries of 100 Kva (kW) and above; (2) Time intervals dividing: peak time: 8:00-12:00, 17:00-21:00; ordinary time: 12:00-17:00, 21:00-24:00; valley time: 0:00-8:00; (3) implementation date: implement from July 1st, 2006; (4) Selling prices of enterprise time-of-use electricity in Jiangsu province (unit: yuan/ kwh)
220 KV and above
Normal industries of 100 Kva and above
Ⅱ. Water supply
Water supply (yuan/ cubic meter)
Water used by special industries
5 ton and below
200 kilometers and below
Above 5 ton
Above 200 kilometers
Expense of transportation to ports:
Presently, water transportation international port of Huai’an has not been completed, therefore, articles are transported to ports through land transportation, detailed transportation prices are as follows:
Huai’an---Shanghai Yangshan Port (to Europe direction)
Huai’an---Shanghai Yangshan Port (to Europe direction)
Twenty feet equivalent units
Forty feet equivalent units
Ⅳ. Worker salary
(yuan/ person/ month)
Employment injury insurance
29% of total salary (enterprise pays 21% and individual pays 8%)
3% of total salary (enterprise pays 2% and individual pays 1%)
1% of total salary
9% of total salary (enterprise pays 7% and individual pays 2%)
1% of total salary
Ⅴ. Gas supply
Industrial vapour (yuan/ GJ)
Market-adjusting price is used for industrial liquefied gas
Low flow rate gas supply 45.498
Note: 1 ton=1 GJ×2.99
Mobile phone (yuan minute)
China Mobile, China Unicom, China Netcom and China TieTong have all entered and can provide various preferential packages
308 yuan/ phone
Out of city
0.2 yuan/ minute
According to different regions
Ⅶ. Capital construction
Capital construction cost (reference price)
Light steel structure 400yuan/m2
Steel structure 500yuan/m2
Brick-concrete structure 600yuan/m2
Frame structure 700 yuan/m2
Remark: lease price of existing industrial plants: 6-8yuan/ m2/month
Huaiyin Investment Guidebook
Investment Inviting Bureau of Huaiyin District, Huai'an City, Jiangsu, China
Address: East Changjiang Road, Huaiyin District, Huai'an City, Jiangsu Province
Telephone of Economic Development Zone: 0517-8499 7880
Telephone of the Investment Inviting Bureau: 0517-8493 9868
Telephone of Administrative Examination and Approval Center: 0517-8499 7889
Government website of Huaiyin District: http: 六肖中特期期神算子
Post code: 223300
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