The economy has developed steadily with high quality.
The number of newly added market entities was 42,000, and newly registered enterprises was 38,000.
The number of newly established foreign-invested enterprises has increased by 3.3-fold.
Thirty-six Fortune 500 companies were introduced and had invested in 135 projects.
Nansha International Artificial Intelligence Value Innovation Park is among the first artificial intelligence industrial parks in the province.
More than 130 artificial intelligence enterprises have settled inNansha.
The output value of the automobile industry cluster exceeded 100 billion yuan($14.84 billion) for the first time.
2,967 wholly and related financial institutions (6,236 in total) were newly established.
100 financial leasing aircraft were delivered.
Accelerated the gathering of innovative resources
The number of high-tech enterprises is expected to increase by 42% (173 new ones).
Patent applications have increased by approximately 98.5% year-on-year (9875in total).
The South China Sea Eco-Environmental Engineering Innovation Institute of the Chinese Academy of Sciences settled in Nansha.
The Southern Marine Science and Engineering Provincial Laboratory started the construction of the Deep-sea Science and Technology Innovation Center.
The three-year action plan for the development of the artificial intelligence industry was launched.
56 high-end talent teams entered into the Guangzhou International Artificial Intelligence Industry Research Institute.
The Guangdong Maritime Silk RoadInstitute and Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao International Youth Innovation Workshop settled in Nansha.
83 Hong Kong and Macao Youth entrepreneurship teams settled in entrepreneurship workshop.
Nansha’s international shipping hub functionhas been improving
Nansha Port Area achieved a container throughput of 15.66 million TEUs and a commodity vehicle throughput of over one million TEUs.
The district's international cruise ship home port complex, the Nansha port railway and other port and shipping infrastructure are developing smoothly.
The fourth phase construction of Nansha Port, the international logistics center and other projects are underway.
The second phase of the bonded port area passed national acceptance.
A total of 1921 shipping logistics enterprises were added for a new total of 6,723, and the first vessel, the“Nansha", was registered.
Parallel import of 14,000 cars ranked second in the country.
Inbound and outbound passengers increased by 19.3% (480,000), ranking third in the country.
New look of urban sub-center construction
The construction of Metro No.18 and No.22 was accelerated.
11 municipal road and bridge projects such as Pearl Bay Bridge and Lingxin Avenue were started.
The South China Railway Construction Center in the central area of Jiaomen River was completed.
Phoenix Lake City Park was put into use, and the new library and the main construction of the archive information planning exhibition center were completed.
2.5 million square meters of illegal construction was identified.
302 district rivers were rectified.
The air quality ranked second in the city.
The CNBC Global Technology Conference was broadcast live in Nansha for 18 hours.
The International Financial Forum (IFF) Global Annual Meeting and the Guangzhou International Artificial Intelligence Roundtable were successfully held.
Accelerated the development of people's livelihoods and social undertakings
Ten work goals for improving livelihoods were achieved.
SCNU No. 2 Middle School was put into use, and the primary school affiliated to Guangzhou Foreign Language School started formal enrollment.
Kindergarten, primary and secondary school students numbering 5,490 were newly enrolled.
Construction began on the Guangzhou Second Middle School,Tianyuan School, and the middle school affiliated to Guangzhou University.
The follow-up project of the second phase of the Nansha District and Central Hospital of Guangzhou Women and Children Medical Center was accelerated.
The first Hospital (Nansha) affiliated to Sun Yat-sen University started construction, and the Nansha Hospital of Guangdong Provincial Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine settled in Nansha.
Construction of the only national health tourism demonstration base in the province was started.
22 elder-caredining halls were added.
Full coverage of beautiful countryside in the district was attained.
A series of cultural and sports events such as the Volvo International Sailing Festival and the International Cruise Ship Tourism Culture Festival was held.