'New areas' established in China over the years
( chinadaily.com.cn )
New buildings in Changchun New Area, Northeast China's Jilin province. [Photo/VCG]
17. Changchun New Area
Changchun New Area, approved by the State Council in February 2016, is located in Northeast China's Jilin province. Two ports, four commercial centers, 10 industrial zones, three economic pillars and unparalleled environment will soon illuminate the future of Changchun New Area.
The area aims to become a new and powerful engine for the economic development of Jilin province, of which Changchun is the capital.
Changchun New Area is planning to set up an innovative industrial system focusing on sectors of advanced manufacturing and modern services and agriculture by the end of 2020.