Xi'an Guodu Education Technology Industry Development Zone
Location: Chang'an District, Xi'an, Shaanxi Province
The Xi’an Guodu Education Technology Industry Development Zone is located southwest of the ancient city of Xi’an. It connects with the Qinling Mountains in the south, and borders the Xi'an High-Tech Industries Development Zone in the north. Enjoying a plain terrain, the zone is endowed with a sound transportation system, including the Xiwan Highway, the Xihu Highway, the Xihan Highway, and the Xi'an Ring Expressway. In addition, two of the eight rivers near Chang’an, the Yuhe and Haohe rivers, flow through the district. Within the zone, ancient relics such as the Buddhist temple of Xiangji, the terrace site for making sacrifices to Cangjie who created Chinese writing characters, and the Tomb of King Mu of the Zhou Dynasty, add to its historic appeal. With a planned area of 28 square kilometers, it is the only provincial development zone featuring market transformation of educational research outcomes, high-tech industry, and cultural industry development.
Currently, there are 140 enterprises in the zone, including Pepsi Cola, one of the world’s top 500 enterprises, Japan Furukawa Electrical Corporation; and International Rectifier, one of the US’ top 100 IT enterprises. In harmonious development of economic and social cause, Xi’an Guodu Education Technology Industrial Development Zone is active in implementation of construction projects and has introduced more than 230 projects with investment totaling RMB 26 billion.