5. Funing Economic Development Zone
Funing Economic Development Zone is located in the east of Funing County. In October 2012, it was approved as a provincial-level development zone by Hebei Provincial Government. The planned area is 13.76 square kilometers, and the long-term planning area is 51 square kilometers.
Funing Economic Development Zone exerts its own advantages and resource potentials. Relying on the characteristics and resource advantages of the existing leading enterprises, it has decided on agricultural products processing, business logistics, and service packaging as its industry characteristics, and strives to become a large-scale processing base of agricultural products in the Bohai Rim. Focusing on industries suitable for self-development in the national high-tech industries, it actively introduces high-tech and cutting-edge technology projects, builds advanced manufacturing base featuring on mechanical equipment and new building materials, and constructs high-tech industrial base supported by electronic information, bio-pharmaceuticals, new energy and environmental protection, etc. It connects the modern logistics centers in the Northeast and North China. Thereby it will emerge as a strong growth pole and provide strategic support for the sustainable economic and social development of Funing County.
In 2016, Funing Economic Development Zone achieved revenue of RMB 9.5 billion in its main business, tax revenue of RMB 200 million, a fixed assets investment of RMB 1.2 billion, and introduced domestic capital of RMB 700 million.