The campaign of Chongqing SMEs in Financing Service in Two-wing Area attracted 914.3 million yuan of loan fund for 24 private enterprises in Chongqing. By now, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Two-wing Area have attracted a total of 3.4 billion yuan in 2010. Besides the opening of the website for SMEs Financing in Chongqing, the Supermarket for SMEs Financing in Chongqing, which integrates some capable and credible banks, bonding companies, small-loan companies, etc., has also been established to provide credit products for the enterprises, according to the Chongqing Municipal People’s Government. source cqreview
China Enterprise Confederation announced the list of Top 500 Enterprises of China recently, on which 10 enterprises from Chongqing are included. With the same amount of qualified enterprises, Chongqing becomes the municipality (autonomous region or province) that enjoys the most listed enterprises in west China, together with Sichuan Province. SINOPEC tops the list by 1391.95196 billion yuan operating income. Among the 10 Chongqing enterprises, 8 are SOEs. Chongqing Rural Commercial Bank ranks for the first time. The other 2 private ones are from the auto and motorcycle industry. source cqreview
A total of 200 million yuan will be invested to build up 20 standardized planting bases of traditional Chinese medicine materials, which will bring an increase production value of 1 billion yuan. This project was launched on September 14, 2010. At present, there are 5,834 kinds of Chinese herbal medicine idioplasm resources in Chongqing. With Chinese medicinal materials deposits of 1.63 million tons, Chongqing is one of the key producing areas of Chinese medicinal materials in China. The planting base, mainly for planting honeysuckle, figwort, costustoot, etc., will be built in Xiushan County, Wulong County, Kai County, etc. Source cqreview
Chongqing’s total export value has grown greatly since the beginning of 2010 and the export freight has risen for 30% correspondingly. It is reported that the export freight has risen gradually since June 2010 and experienced an even quicker hike since August 2010. The shipping company has also collected many additional charges for “midseason or container shortfall”.
Chongqing Branch of CCPIT (China Council for the Promotion of International Trade) and Taipei World Trade Center (TWTC) signed an agreement and TWTC will exhibit Taiwan products including electronic products, food, clothes, etc. in Chongqing International Convention & Exhibition Center on Nov. 18, 2010. This expo has been held three times, and Chongqing is the first stop for it entering the western market. This time it will be divided into 10 special exhibition zones like Taiwan boutique taste zone, cultural creativity zone and so on.