Nantong National High-tech Industrial Development Zone takes auto parts as its leading industry and new generation information technology as its emerging industry.
As China's die-casting demonstration base, it strives to upgrade its auto aluminum die-casting for more smart and automatic operation and to expand its business in new energy vehicles' power assembly, drive disk assembly and battery packs. There is a string of listed enterprises and Fortune Global 500 companies in the zone, including Guangdong Hongtu Technology (Holdings) Co Ltd, Aotecar New Energy Technology Co Ltd, Guangdong Wencan Die-casting Co Ltd as well as FCL and Aptiv.
The zone has spared no efforts in building an integrated circuit (IC) industrial highland featuring electronic materials, passive components, electronic circuits, integrated circuits, display devices, intelligent equipment and its supporting industry. The zone has introduced a batch of semiconductor material and equipment projects in chip manufacturing, IC design, compound special chips, 5G and IC substrate. Listed companies include Shengyi Technology Co Ltd, Jianghai Capacitor Co Ltd, and Suntak Technology Co Ltd.
Its output value is expected to surpass 100 billion yuan ($14.4 billion) in 2020, making it an influential new generation information technology industrial agglomeration in the Yangtze River Delta region in five years.