Auto and New Energy Vehicle Industry
At present, there are over 60 thousand people engaging in auto industry in Nanchang City, having over 200 relevant enterprises, 128 enterprises above designated scale, including 9 enterprises equipped with the manufacturing qualification for complete vehicles and modified cars. The city has formed the capacity of annual output of 580 thousand vehicles, and capacity under construction of 270 thousand, products covering many fields like passenger cars, light trucks, sports cars, saloon cars and special-purpose cars. In terms of industrial layout, it has formed relatively complete industrial system taking Xiaolan Economic Development Zone, Nanchang Economic Development Zone, Xinjian District, and Qingyunpu District as agglomeration, Jiangling Group and Kama Business Bus as leader and Getrag, Yuancheng Auto Parts, and other key enterprises as supporting. Meanwhile, Nanchang City closely captures the good opportunity of the country promoting new energy automobiles, by means of jointly establishing Nanchang Intelligent New Energy Automotive Research Institute with Tongji University and Jiangling Group, strengthens talent cultivation and introduction, improves industrial R&D ability, gradually expands capacity, and actively boosts the rapid development of new energy vehicle industry. Products categories of auto manufacturers in the city cover pure-electric and hybrid-power large and medium buses, pure-electric saloon cars, cargo vans, sanitation vehicles and engineering vans, etc.
Electronic Information Industry
In recent years, the electronic information industry in Nanchang takes building “Nanchang Optical Valley” as target, having kept explosive high-speed growth, with business income in 2018 breaking through hundred billion yuan. The LED industry takes the lead globally; the “silicon substrate high photosynthetic efficiency GaN substrate Blue LED” technology researched and developed by Academician Jiang Fengyi’s group has broken through the technological monopoly of the USA and Japan, obtaining the first prize in national technological invention, and its silicon substrate yellow LED electro-optical power conversion takes the lead globally. Nanchang has become one of the few cities in China equipped with the LED industrial chain with fully independent intellectual property rights in terms of epitaxial furnace manufacturing, MO source, epitaxial wafer, chip manufacturing, chip packaging, display screen and lighting application products. The mobile intelligent terminal industry appears explosive growth, having formed a complete industrial chain of mobile communication terminal for liquid lens, camera module, touch screen, mainboard patch, receiver, earphone, chip packaging and complete machine production, able to realize more than 90% local supporting for spare parts of mobile phones, in which the touch screen, camera module and biometric identification module of OFILM Technology rank the first place in the world for shipment quantity. Nanchang seizes the national commanding height for VR industry, having successively held two World Conference on VR Industry, created the global first city-level VR industry base, having preliminarily built the ecosphere system integrating “industry, study, research and application”.
There are over 300 medical manufacturers and over 16 thousand operation units in the city with 80 thousand people engaging in the biomedical field. The citywide medical device production accounts for 80% of the aggregate of the province, and its scale in the manufacturing of medical devices for single use is the largest in China. Nanchang has a batch of leading enterprises with annual sales income exceeding one billion yuan, such as Jemincare, CR Jiangzhong, Hongda Medical, Yikang Medical, and etc., has such two listed companies as Jiangzhong Pharmaceutical and Sanxin Medtec, as well as two listed companies on the new three board such as Biotek and E-insurance, and has formed the industrial agglomeration development of “one core and three areas”. “One core” means the core area of Jiangzhong Pharmaceutical Valley of China (Nanchang) TCM Scientific Innovation Town, and “three areas” mean the high-tech development zone dominated by developing pharmaceutical headquarters base and marking center, Xiaolan Development Zone dominated by pharmaceutical production and manufacturing, and industrial agglomeration area of medical devices in Jinxian County dominated by the production and manufacturing of medical devices.
Aviation Equipment Industry
Nanchang is the birthplace of the first aircraft in new China, is one of the important aviation industry R&D and production bases in China, having national key aviation manufacturing enterprise – Hongdu Group, and Hongdu Aircraft Design Institute (650 Institute), Nanchang Hangkong University, and other research institutes and experimental bases as well as state-level enterprise technology centers, provincial and ministerial level key laboratories and postdoctoral workstation, having strong scientific research, development and innovation ability, having formed relatively complete aviation manufacturing industry system for training aircraft, general-purpose plane, and etc. Nanchang Aviation Industrial Town covers a planned land area of about 25km2, industrial area of 11km2, and military and civilian integrated industrial park of 10.4km2. Currently, the construction of Hongdu Industrial Area of Nanchang Aviation Town has been basically completed. Nanchang National Aviation High-tech Industrial Base taking Nanchang Aviation Town as core and national first batch of comprehensive demonstration areas for aviation industry have been successfully approved by National Development and Reform Commission.