Situated in the north of the Pujiang Hi-tech Park, the three-hectare zone, approved by the State Council in March 2003
Caohejing Export Processing Zone, has finished 80 percent of its first phase construction.
The zone mainly focuses on the development of electric and information industry, such as new type electrical devices, telecommunication and internet equipment manufacturing, and others.
The zone plans to form an integrated industrial chain by cooperating with Inventec Group, a leading company in electronics and technology industries.
Currently, the group’s Inventec Appliances, Inventec (Shanghai) Corporation, Inventec (Pudong) Co. Ltd and Inventec Yingyuanda Co. Ltd have invested about US$434 million with US$149 million registered capital. In 2006, the export sales of Inventec Appliances, Inventec (Shanghai) Corporation and Inventec (Pudong) Co. Ltd achieved US$8.354 billion, accounting for the 69.2 percent of the zone’s total export sales. The export sales of Inventec (Pudong) Co. Ltd alone reached US$5.745 billion in 2006.