A total of 22 foreign-invested projects worth $3.39 billion were signed during the “Chengdu c
an do” foreign investment signing event held in the capital city of Sichuan province on Friday.
Nine of the projects are for high-end manufacturing, including sectors such as electronic informatio
n, aerospace, automobile and equipment manufacturing, which totaled $1.77 billion, and 13 are modern service pro
jects that are related to finance, logistics, culture and creativity and senior care service., totaling about $1.62 billion.
The investors include many worldwide industry leader companies such as French multin
tional AREP, Happyeasygo Group from Singapore, and Baxter International from the United States.
Luo Qiang, the city’s mayor, said Chengdu has always been the powe
rhouse of China’s opening-up in the past four decades, and will continue to welcome foreig
n investments with ever improving business environment as China enters a new era of reform and opening-up