285 Fortune Global 500 Companies Settled in Chengdu
According to the statistics released by Chengdu Investment Promotion Bureau recently, 285 Fortune Global 500 companies have settled in Chengdu, 198 of which are overseas companies and 87 are Chinese. The foreign enterprise investment mainly comes from 22 countries (regions) such as Europe, America, Japan and South Korea.
According to the investment sectors, the enterprise investment mainly focuses on the services industry and manufacturing industry. The services industry mainly includes finance and insurance, commercial retail, and logistics, while manufacturing industry covers mostly electronic information, automobiles, and aviation manufacturing. In terms of the geographical regions, 280 (or 98%) of the Fortune Global 500 enterprises that set up their branch offices in Chengdu chose the central urban district. The five urban districts ranked by popularity among foreign enterprises are High-tech Zone, Wuhou District, Qingyang District, Jinjiang District and Chenghua District.