Assistant to the mayor, City Secretary of Commerce Wang Baohua (right) attended the signing ceremony of the city economic and trade cooperation projects. (Data sheet)
□ Xiang Pan,digital thermometer chief reporter correspondent Infeasible.
Yesterday, the reporter learned from the Municipal Bureau of Commerce,clinical thermometer after the financial crisis facing tough times and the current domestic and international environment, foreign trade city singing all the way to achieve a healthy and stable development.
The first 9 months of this year, the city's total import and export complete the $ 10,148,000,000, an increase of 33.1%, compared with the first three quarters of 2008, export value increased by 10.9%,clinical thermometer foreign trade, the trend has been significantly better than before the financial crisis level.
Foreign trade and economic trends well.
September, digital blood pressure monitor the city's import and export volume reached 1.35 billion U.S. dollars, setting a record in July of this year's record 1.22 billion, another record. Assistant to the mayor, City Secretary of Commerce Wang Baohua and said: "The city foreign trade and economic trends have been significantly better than pre-crisis level."
The achievements, and the city to increase domestic and foreign enterprises to participate in a variety of organizations, exhibitions, guide enterprises to open up new international markets and expanding export market share are inseparable.
The first three quarters, the city has organized the Nuremberg International Toy Fair, the 20th East China Import and Export Fair and the 107th Chinese Export Commodities Fair and other exhibitions inside and outside the 87, 723 exhibitors. In mid-June and mid-October, the city also has successfully held the first and third International Food Fair in Weihai International Fishing Expo, reaching a total of 205 million international trade agreements and domestic trade agreements 1.655 billion yuan.
This year, Kentucky Rousi Ji manufacturing sourcing base, Singapore food food processing base and a number of large projects settled in Weihai. Wang Baohua said they settled in Weihai, stress is placed on the city called out the slogan of "assured quality and safety of agricultural exports City" brand.
To encourage export, companies exchange earnings to eliminate the worries of security, Municipal Bureau of Commerce, together with China Export & Credit Insurance Corporation Shandong Branch jointly organized 6 training courses, training more than 1000 enterprises. Currently, the city has insured over 75 export enterprises, total insured amount of $ 270,000,000, an increase of 129%.
32 foreign-funded large projects take root.
Post-crisis era opportunities and challenges. The face of complex domestic and international economic situation, the Bureau of Commerce around the "turn mode, adjust the structure," while expanding the scale of foreign capital, efforts to optimize foreign investment structure.
Wang Baohua said that the city highlight the new energy, electronics, medical equipment, green food, tourism and other new industrial investment, continue to increase China Resources Power, Hyundai, Japan's largest machine installed, the world's intensity and frequency of docking. The first three quarters, the city has organized 10 overseas trade promotion activities, such as Government Economist Bank city of Weihai, 7 investment activities, and achieved good results.
With the joint efforts of various departments at all levels, Wendeng modern wind power technology, Rushan Fuk Hi pastoral, Sheng Feng Tsui area real estate, Rongcheng Li City building, the district Bekaert, high area Redgate Electronics, New Country Pavilion and a number of large projects of property settled in Weihai.
Statistics from the Municipal Bureau of Commerce, this year 1 to 9 months, the city approved a total investment of $ 10,000,000 over 32 foreign investment projects, an increase of 4. 400 million U.S. dollars of contracted foreign capital, over the same period increased by 0.8 billion U.S. dollars, accounting for 83.5% of the city's contracted foreign investment.
Meanwhile, the second and third on FDI steadily. The first 9 months, the secondary industry 280 million of foreign capital accounting for 76.9% of the total city. The tertiary industry 62.39 million U.S. dollars of foreign capital , accounting for 17.1% of the city's total, increased by 10 percentage points over the previous year.
Offshore "gold rush" growth momentum.
This year, the city's enterprises "going out" strong momentum of development in the first 9 months, 22 new foreign enterprises, the city's investment abroad amounted to 68.074 million yuan, an increase of 85.7%, respectively, and 60% in recent years to grow the fastest of the year. Add offshore aquaculture fishing area of investment, logistics and transport, rubber processing and other three sectors to foreign investment in the industry to reach 21. Enterprises in our city has set up overseas R & D center of 14, becoming the province's largest R & D centers overseas cities.
Moreover, foreign investment enterprises to stimulate exports, its role has been highlighted. Di Group acquired yet well-known clothing brands and the establishment of foreign R & D centers abroad, led this year, exports of $ 35,000,000; Weihai International construction company in the country due to the procurement of construction materials to stimulate exports more than 1700 million.
Construction of the overseas contract, the city has been the external development of the "brand." This year, Weihai International, Wei Jian Group, Union Bridge International and other companies in Congo (Brazzaville), Congo (DRC), Madagascar, Equatorial Guinea and other countries in the construction contract for a number of major projects overseas projects progressing smoothly, the new empowerment company Huayue In Cambodia, the Group signed 120 million U.S. dollars of new highway projects has become a new growth point of the project.
Currently, under construction outside the city a total of 28 projects, project the amount of $ 728,000,000, of which tens of millions of dollars in 22 projects. In overseas market development projects, the new United Arab Emirates, Mauritius, Cambodia, Malaysia 4 market, and actively explore Latin America and Russia and other emerging markets.
Expatriate labor is also achieved by the change in quantity to quality. 1 to 9 months, the city sent welders, cooks, care workers and other high-end 1706 laborers, accounting for 26.2% of the city's share, an increase of 9.7%.