Hengshui High-Tech Industrial Development Zone in Hengshui, Hebei province, recently signed contracts for six projects at the 2017 Hengshui Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei “Double Synergy” Innovation Forum.
With total investment of 7.81 billion yuan ($1.17 billion), the six projects cover areas of light trunk distribution, smart senior care services, purification of automobile emissions, a service platform for foreign trade, medicine, and comprehensive health services.
The 2017 Hengshui Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei “Double Synergy” Innovation Forum began on July 16, with the aim of coordinating the development strategies of the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region.
The smart senior care project attracted investment of 1.01 billion yuan, and covers an area of 150 mu (10 hectares).
The first stage of the project is to build the most advanced and largest research and production center for smart senior care equipment in the country. The second stage is to build a first-class smart care experience center, service center and smart platform.
With investment of 2 billion yuan, the service platform for foreign trade project is to build a cross-border e-commerce hub and a provincial foreign trade comprehensive service platform, with the expectation that 30 foreign trade companies will open offices in Hengshui High-Tech Industrial Development Zone.