ABOUT LUOYANG CITY
Luoyang High-Tech Zone is a state-level high-tech zone established according to the approval of the State Council in 1992. This zone covers an area of 96 square kilometers. It has completed six phases of development and construction, and the developed area has reached 18 square kilometers. In 2015, the enterprises in this zone have achieved total industrial output value of 150 billion Yuan, and total operating income of 170 billion Yuan. According to the latest ranking of the Ministry of Science and Technology, Luoyang High-Tech Zone ranks the 20th position among 116 national high-tech zones and industrial parks in China; the knowledge creation and technological innovation ability of Luoyang ranks the eleventh position. Luoyang High-Tech Zone has total of 85 high-tech enterprises, 72 provincial and above level R&D centers, including 8 state level R&D centers, 4 academician workstations and 6 post-doctoral workstations. The High-Tech Entrepreneurship Service Center of this zone had been evaluated as excellent (Class A) national incubator for two consecutive years, and it is currently the only Class A incubator in Henan Province. Relying on these high-tech enterprises and R&D centers and incubators, since the establishment of the zone, Luoyang High-Tech Zone has implemented 242 pieces of National 863 Plan, National Torch Plan and the provincial and municipal major science and technology projects.
Adhering to the development idea of regarding industry as the foundation, innovation as the soul, the environment as the basis and people's livelihood as the core, Luoyang High-Tech Zone has become a modern industrial town, where the industry is booming, the traffic conditions are convenient, the industry and the city are integrated harmoniously and the environment is beautiful. In terms of industrial development, this zone has formed the development pattern that is supported by four major distinctive industries, including: new materials and electronic information industry, robotics and intelligent equipment industry, new energy and new energy automotive industry, bio pharmaceutical industry, and has realized the structure optimization, industrial agglomeration and collaborative development.
In recent years, Luoyang High-Tech Zone has been awarded many national titles:
Zheng-Luo-Xin National Independent Innovation Demonstration Zone
China (Henan) Pilot Free Trade Zone
National First Batch of New Industrialization Demonstration Base (energy saving and environmental protection equipment industry demonstration base)
National New Material High Tech Industrial Base
National Silicon Photovoltaic High-Tech Industrial Base
National Culture and Technology Integration Demonstration Base
National Intellectual Property Demonstration Zone
National Pilot Park of Low Carbon Industry
International Science and Technology Cooperation Base
National Pilot Area of Science and Technology Service Industry
Development Situation of Leading Industries
New Materials and Electronic Information Industry
This zone has many ministry level scientific research institutions, such as: China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation Luoyang Ship Material Research Institute, China Aluminium Corp Luoyang Non-ferrous Metal Processing & Design Institute, Sinosteel Luoyang Institute of Refractory, China Chemical Industry Group Liming Chemical Industry Research Institute. Total of 11 national and provincial level key laboratories and engineering centers had been built in this zone, such as: Luoyang Polysilicon National Engineering Laboratory, etc.
In the new type of metal materials fields represented by titanium, molybdenum and tungsten product, this zone has the first-class titanium alloy, molybdenum tungsten products production and technology R&D capability in China. The representative enterprises include: Luoyang Sunrui Titanium Precision Casting Co., Ltd., Luoyang High-Tech Metals Co., Ltd., Luoyang Molybdenum Industry Group Metal Material Co., Ltd., and Luoyang Golden Egret Geotools Co., Ltd., etc.
In the field of electronic information materials, this zone not only has complete industrial chains, but also has considerable technical advantages. The representative enterprises include: Luoyang Silicon Crystal Silicon Group Co., Ltd, Luoyang Jinnuo, MCL Electronic Materials Ltd., Hongtai Semiconductor, Luoyang Beiyuan Special Ceramics Co., Ltd. and Luoyang Shenjia Electronics, etc.
In the field of new energy materials, the enterprises in this zone mainly engages in the production of the key materials used in the transformation and utilization of new energy and the development of new energy technologies. The representative enterprises include: Luoyang Suntech, China Aviation Lithium Battery Co., Ltd., Shangda Solar Energy, Qingtao Petrochemical, and Luoyang Sunrui Wind Turbine Blade Co., Ltd., etc.
In the information industry, this zone has two national level enterprise centers, including: AVIC JONHON OPTRONIC TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD. Technical Center, and China Aviation Lithium Battery (Luoyang) Co., Ltd. Technical Center, and 26 provincial or above level R&D institutions and the provincial public service platform “Luoyang Small and Medium Enterprises Information Cloud Services Platform". The electronic information industry mainly focuses on system integration manufacturing, software product development, software information services, Internet of Things, electronic commerce, electronic information special materials and other industries. The High-Tech Zone has now constructed some special information industrial parks as carrier for centralized development of information industry, such as: Luoyang Software Park, Luoyang Northern Aviation Technology Park, Lianfei Microsoft Information Industrial Park, Creative Design Industrial Park and Intelligent Electrical Industrial Park. Luoyang Software Park was identified as "Provincial Level Torch Plan Software Industrial Base" by Henan Province Science and Technology Department. In 2015, the High-Tech Zone was named Henan Province E-commerce Demonstration Base.