Brief Introduction of Import Commodity City in Qingtian Overseas Chinese Township
The construction of Qingtian import town of overseas Chinese town is an innovative move of Qingtian county to take the participation of the "One Belt road" initiative, implementing the "88 strategy" and respond positively to the call of the provincial Party committee's "Zhejiang businessmen's return". It is an inventing action to give full influence to the advantages of overseas Chinese resources, take the push to integrate the Yangtze River Delta economic belt, vigorously support the import and export business services industry, and actively cultivate new engines of county economic development. Next, Qingtian County will take the "praise of Lishui" as its guide and motivational force, and strive to build a distribution center for imported commodities and a world wine trading center in accordance with the guiding ideology of "strong, quick return and go out" which is part of County Party committee and county government.
Qiaoxiang Import Commodity City is located in Youzhu Sub-district, Qingtian County, with a total planned building area of 339,000 square meters. There are two phases of construction. The first phase is mainly about the construction of five specialized markets. The second phase is about the construction of a global shopping complex with the functions of a business logistics center, a convention and Exhibition center, a business service center and a leisure tourism shopping center.
At present, Qiaoxiang Import Commodity City has built and operated four markets inthe first phase, with a total business area of 65,000 square meters and 203 companies. There are more than 50,000 imported commodities from more than 60countries (regions) on sale, mainly involving daily chemical department stores, maternal and infant supplies, food, clothing, wine and other categories. In addition, Qingtian has built a public bonded warehouse of nearly 20,000 square meters for the first and second phases, and will start the construction of standard bonded warehouses to effectively solve the problem of warehousing and logistics of imported goods. And set up Lishui Customs Qingtian Field Office and Lishui Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau Qingtian Liaison Office to further improve the ability of serving enterprises and businesses. Since its opening in January 2015, the sales volume of the Overseas Chinese Township Import Commodity City has exceeded 3.5 billion yuan, effectively driving the rapid development of Qingtian's import trade and Commerce industry, and has become a model of "Qingtian people's economy" transforming into "Qingtian economy".
Qiaoxiang Import Commodity City will also build a "3 + 365" import commodity display and trading platform. "3": That is to hold three-day exposition. From November 17 to 19, 2018, the First Overseas Chinese Import Commodity Exposition and Qingtian Import Wine Fair were held in the Import Commodity City of Overseas Chinese Township. It attracted 367 imported daily chemical and food enterprises from 63 countries, 405 overseas wineries, 960exhibitors and 2689 domestic professional purchasers. The exhibits included more than 10,000 imported wines and more than 50,000 imported commodities. The total number of visitors exceeded 105,000, and the turnover of intention reached 1.56 billion yuan. It focused on the achievements of the development in import commodity trade in our city, "to invite and go out through wine bargaining". "365": After the exposition, the "World Red Wine Center" (with a total area of 36,000 square meters, 300 design shops, and nearly 300 red wine enterprises from all over the world) will be completed in the fourth and fifth markets of the Overseas Chinese Import Commodity City by stages, actively utilizing the results of the First World Overseas Chinese Import Commodity Exposition and the Qingtian Import Wine Fair to publish the Qingtian Red Wine Index. Hundreds of wines favored by consumers were selected, and the popularity of imported commodities market in Qingtian Overseas Chinese Township was expanded. Consumption and trading services were provided for consumers and purchasers to create a "never-ending Overseas Chinese Import Commodities Exposition". The Second Overseas Chinese Expo will be held from November 16 to 18, 2019, and preparations have been actively carried out.
Next, Qingtian County will actively promote the construction of small towns in Europe, which is located in the central block of Youzhu Sub-district. The overall planning area of the town is 3 square kilometers, and the core area covers about 1.2 square kilometers. The 11 key projects, including global shopping centers and European style hotels, will be built with a total investment of nearly 5 billion yuan. After completion, they will integrate import trade, tourism shopping, cultural exchanges, warehousing logistics and e-commerce into a whole and become a new driving force for the transformation and development of Qingtian's economy.