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December 11, 2018

Shanghai Shipping Exchange releases China (Shanghai) Seaborne Import Index

The Shanghai Shipping Exchange released the China (Shanghai) Seaborne Import Index at a shipping exchange forum recently. The seaborne import index’s origin period started in January 2017 with an index...


December 10, 2018

City conducts surveys aiming to help improve local investment environment

Shanghai Commission of Economy and Informatization launched investment environment surveys on December 7 to dock Shanghai (Pilot) Free Trade Zone Central-Local Integrated Development Platform with the...


December 03, 2018

A new lease of life for transport

More airplanes and ships will be available in the city’s free trade zone for financial leasing after a one-stop service platform was established Thursday. Ten companies, including China Eastern Airlines,...


December 03, 2018

FTZ contributes to over 40% Shanghai import, export in first 10 months

The Shanghai Free Trade Zone, with an area of 120 square km, generated 42.9 percent of the total import and export of the municipality in the first 10 months, local authorities said Sunday. The data came...


November 26, 2018

Free trade zone pilots nation to great prosperity

Innovation in the financial sector has been at the forefront of China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone reforms over the past five years, and measures such as free trade accounts have been great facilitators...


November 26, 2018

Managing flood of foreign funds thanks to reform

Shanghai has had success promoting foreign investment and expanding its pilot Free Trade Zone with much effort put into special management and supervisory systems. The Shanghai Free Trade Zone, first


November 19, 2018

China to build its first cruise liner

Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding Co is to build the nation’s first cruise liner following an agreement between parent company China State Shipbuilding Corp, US-based Carnival Corp and Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri....


November 19, 2018

FTZ reform benefits more businesses

The separation of business licenses and administrative approvals in the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone has benefited a growing number of businesses, such as fresh products delivery in new retail,...


November 13, 2018

Center logs onto the cross-border e-commerce platform to promote global wine sales

The Wine Exchange Center in the Shanghai Free Trade Zone launched Shanghai FTZ Cross-Border E-Commerce Platform Global Online Wine Sales during the first China International Import Expo to help foreign...


November 12, 2018

Yangshan Global Import Products Exhibition Platform unveiled in Shanghai FTZ

The promotion ceremony of Yangshan Global Import Products Exhibition Platform and the 2018 China International Cross-Border E-Commerce Development Summit were held in the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free-Trade...