Suqian High-tech Industrial Development Zone
Starting being established in 2001, Suqian High-tech Industrial Development Zone was approved as a provincial economic development zone by the People's Government of Jiangsu Province in 2006. In March 2012, it was finished. On February 13, 2017, it was upgraded as a national high-tech zone with the approval of the State Council. It has planning area 50 square kilometers with built area 20 square kilometers. With machinery manufacturing, food and beverage and new materials as the leading industries, it has the provincial public service platforms of science and technology such as the transformation of scientific and technological achievements service center, north Jiangsu industrial technology research institute, the provincial glassware products quality supervision and inspection center, 98 research and development centers at or above provincial level, 22 people from national thousand program, 179 leading personnel, 4 academician workstations, 9 postdoctoral workstations, 24 enterprise graduate workstations. It has been successively approved as National Science Population Demonstration Zone, National Thin Film Material Characteristic Industrial Base, National E-commerce Demonstration Base, Provincial New Material Science and Technology Industrial Park, Provincial Photovoltaic New Material Characteristic Industrial Park, and Provincial Intellectual Property Pilot Park.