THE SAMTEC BLOG
With the implementation of the Western Development Strategy and the strategy of rejuvenating the country through science and technology, Sichuan’s economic development has grown by leaps and bounds. Western development, Sichuan is the core, its energy and chemical industry, equipment manufacturing, aerospace technology and other industries in the country’s leading position, is also an important national basic electronic equipment base. The development of seven strategic emerging industries such as energy conservation, new energy, high-end equipment manufacturing, and new generation information technology in the 12th Five-Year Plan has brought unprecedented opportunities for industrial upgrading in the western region. During the “13th Five-Year Plan” period, the electronic information industry as the main force of strategic emerging industries will play a more important role in promoting economic restructuring. The use of information to promote the upgrading of traditional industries will realize the leap-forward development of traditional industries, and at the same time, it will also open up a vast market for industrial electronics.
278 of the Fortune 500 companies in the “Silicon Valley” of western China have settled in Sichuan, many of which are among the world’s top electronics manufacturing companies, ranking first in the Midwest cities.
The electronic information industry has become the first pillar industry of the “trillion-dollar club” of high-tech industries. Chengdu gradually integrates into the core of the global electronic information high-end industry in the electronic information industry.