Pingshan Government Signed Strategic Cooperation Framework Agreement with CIMC Group
On the afternoon of April 10, 2020, Pingshan District People's Government and China International Marine Container (Group) Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as "CIMC Group") signed a strategic cooperation framework agreement. Tao Yongxin, secretary of Pingshan District Party Committee, Li Yong, deputy Party secretary and district chief, Zhang Zongwu, member of the Standing Committee of the District Party Committee and deputy district chief, and CIMC Group CEO and President Mai Boliang, Vice President Huang Tianhua, CFO Zeng Han, and General Manager Yu Zhenfei of CIMC City attended the signing ceremony.
As a diversified multinational industrial group growing up in Shenzhen and serving the global market, CIMC has more than 300 member enterprises and 4 listed companies. Now the Group is vigorously implementing the transformation and upgrading strategy, extending from manufacturing to the development mode driven by the three engines of "manufacturing + finance + service" to create the life and health industry, CIMC's new sector in the new era.
Pingshan District has one of the first batch of national bio-industry bases in China. In the recently-released Guiding Opinions of Shenzhen Municipality Government on Promoting the Agglomeration and Development of Bio-pharmaceutical Industry, it is clearly proposed to create a new pattern of "one core and multiple centers" of the biological medicine industry in Shenzhen with the main park for the agglomeration and development of bio-pharmaceutical industry in Pingshan District as the core.
According to the agreement, the People's Government of Pingshan District and CIMC Group will establish a strategic partnership, set up a joint venture company in the life and health industry, upgrade and utilize the existing land of CIMC in Pingshan District, and jointly plan the development of biotechnology industry. The two sides will also integrate the resources to jointly set up the Pingshan-CIMC Life and Health Industry Investment Fund, building a three-in-one ("fund + park + project") bio-pharmaceutical industry innovation ecosystem and development model and creating an international first-class life and health city in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.