I. Project Background
As logistics industry has high industrial relevancy and strong promotion ability, its developmental level has become an important symbol to measure the comprehensive competitiveness of a country and region. The Party Central Committee and the State Council attach great importance to the development of the logistics industry and have formulated the Logistics Industry Restructuring and Revitalization Plan as well as published a series of policy measures supporting the development of logistics industry; the “12th Five-Year” Plan of Modern Logistics Industry in Hubei Province clearly put forward constructing Hubei into the important modern logistics base and comprehensive transportation junction of Central China and even the whole country, important platform for Central China to develop modern service industry, focusing on making Wuhan as an important national logistics center and basically form a modern logistics system combining port logistics, industry logistics and city delivery. In the “12th Five-Year” Plan of Economic and Social Development, Xiaogan City put forward making a breakthrough in the development of modern logistics industry. Modern logistics industry is positioned as the pillar industry and forerunner industry of Airport Development Zone according to overall planning and industry planning of airport economic zone, which shall be of high-end start and concentrated development.
II. Market and Benefit Analysis
Xiaogan Airport Economic Zone is located within the large logistics composite corridor formed by aviation, railway, water transport and highway in the north of Wuhan, with obvious comprehensive advantage for the development of modern logistics industry. Rapid development of leading enterprise in the park can effectively drive the quick entrance of relevant enterprises and gathering of popularity, promote rapid formation of airport economic zone and quicken the construction progress of new airport city.
III. Project Construction Scale and Content
Planned construction area of Modern Logistics Industrial Park in Xiaogan Airport Economic Zone is about 5 square kilometers and National Express Distribution Center, Aviation Logistics Transshipment Center, Electronic Commerce Center, Logistics Information Center, Modern Logistics Service Outsourcing Center, Talents Training Center, Logistics Park Service Center and related supporting facilities are under planning and construction.
IV. Project Progress
Currently, STO-Chinese Modern Logistics Park Project has settled down in the airport economic zone, construction of Central China Headquarter Base Project of Yunda Express is expected to be started from October this year; planning and design works of logistics special channel are orderly conducted and infrastructure of the park is under intense construction; planning and design work of Modern Logistics Industrial Park in Xiaogan Airport Economic Zone is started comprehensively.
V. Contact Information
Project organization: Management Committee of Xiaogan Airport Economic Zone
Contact person: Huang Guoliang and Feng Lihua