After 15 years of development, Wuxi National Hi-Tech District （无锡国家高新技术产业开发区）now plays an important role in Wuxi’s economic growth. It’s also the science and technology innovation base in Wuxi. WND has ranked second in comprehensive evaluation of national development parks in Jiangsu for eight consecutive years. In 2013, its GDP was 121.3 billion yuan ($18.36 billion), revenues reached 12.22 billion yuan, with an industrial output value above designated size totaling 276.7 billion yuan. With an area accounting for only 4.6 percent of Wuxi, and a population accounting for 6.8 percent across the city, Wuxi Xinwu district contributes 15 percent of Wuxi's gross economic output value.
Dominant industries: electronics and IT, IC, photovoltaic, auto components, bio-engineering and pharmaceuticals
Name: Wuxi High-Tech Industrial Development Zone
Date approved: November 1992
Address: No 28 Hefeng Road, Xinwu district, Wuxi