According to Development and Reform Bureau of Dinghai, over the past half year, Dinghai had accomplished investment of 11.039 billion yuan in the fixed assets, an increase of 30.1%, making up 39.1 % of the total investment in Dinghai, which ranked top regarding investment amount among 4 districts and counties of Zhoushan. Especially, with a total investment of 2.4 billion yuan, 82 new projects started construction in Dinghai, up 1.08 times over the same period of last year, which also ranked top on absolute amount in Zhoushan.
"By analyzing economic data of the past half year, propellings from major projects are the key for economic growth." An official from Development and Reform Bureau of Dinghai said, adding that the investment in key projects have registered 2.593 billion yuan, making up 23.5% of investment in the fixed assets in Dinghai. Dinghai has completed industrial investment of 3.18 billion yuan including port industry investment of 2.383 billion yuan, accounting for 21.6% of the whole investment in the fixed assets.
Although under situation of recession, the shipbuilding industry has achieved investment of 2.036 billion yuan, increasing by 38.4%, accounting for 64.0% of the industrial investment. "Especially, the construction is proceeding very well in three major projects which make up 81.6% of the investment in ship industry, including China Electric Green Technology's ship-building and ship-repairing company in Zhoushan, and two companies under Changhong International Industry. " The official said.
Apart from the rapid growth of investment in Dinghai's ship industry, investment in machine building industry also increased substantially in the past half year with an investment of 0.543 billion yuan, up by 97.7% on year-on-year gorwth. The main reason for growth is that many minor enterprises begin to hang together to fight against economic crisis. Taking Dinghai Xihou Industrial Park as an example, as numerous screw enterprises settled in, investment in the park has reached 0.311 billion yuan in the first half of this year, which makes the effect of the park more apparent.