Chuzhou city is vigorously developing modern industrial system with focus on boosting smart home appliances, state-of-the-art equipment, new types of petrochemicals, new energy, silica-based materials, deep processing of subsidiary agricultural products. Vigorous efforts have also been made in fueling the development of cultural tourism and modern services.
Smart home appliances: Priority is given to boosting key supporting projects and major famous enterprises. Chuzhou has over 400 producers of main engines and supporting components with an annual production capacity of 30 million sets, covering fridges, TVs, ACs and washing machines as well as water heaters, cleaner, kitchen lamps. China Household Electric Research Institute set up a branch in Chuzhou.
Advanced equipment: Tremendous efforts have been made to advance projects concerning vehicles, auto parts and components, railway transport and heavy equipment manufacturing. Chuzhou is home to Changfeng Motor, Jianghuai Yangtian Group, Yongqiang Automobile, Xingyang Automobile Yangzi Passenger cars, Haomiao fire-fighting trucks and other complete car manufacturers and vehicle component providers. Their focus is to press ahead with the development of the industrial cluster for components, a base for complete car making and a railway transport industrial cluster.
Snack food: Chuzhou has full-fledged supporting facilities including raw material supply, printing, packaging, logistics, R&D and quality inspection for many famous food producers like Nestle, Yinlu, Panpan, Yangyuan, Nanfang Black Sesame, Dongpeng Drinks, Yake, Labixiaoxin, Lelonglong, Xiduoduo and Qomolangma.
New energy: As a new energy industrial base of Anhui, Chuzhou is working to develop photovoltaic solar energy, silicon single crystal rod, silicon slicing, solar cell and battery packs.
New types of chemical engineering: As one of the top three chemical engineering bases in Anhui, Dingyuan of Chuzhou has a salt reserve of 2 billion tons. After Huasu Salinization and Quansheng Chemical Engineering projects were put into operations, Chuzhou is set to become a supply base of new types of materials and the only production base of alkali nationwide.
Silica-based materials: The proven reserve of quartzite at Fengyang, Chuzhou hit about 10 billion tons. Silica-based material industry has taken shape. Products cover appliance glass, domestic glass, optothermal glass, solar water heater, building materials glass and glass deep processing.