Shenzhen Plans to be an Influential International City by 2020
Shenzhen plans to be an influential international city by 2020, reports are saying that by the year 2020 Shenzhen will become a star city in Southeast Asia with the help and cooperation of Hong Kong. The reports are saying that the city needs to learn from Hong Kong, Seoul and Singapore. Shenzhen also needs to be a regional and influential city found in the Asia Pacific region.
In order for Shenzhen to achieve this goal they need to have more cooperation with Hong Kong, and making the two cities the headquarters of international companies and to be bases of more cultural and creative industries. If Shenzhen can do this then it will become one of the leading international cities in the world based on economy.
Last year Shenzhen was one of the most developed cities in Mainland China with an export and import volume amounting to at least US$ 346 billion dollars. With more and more foreign companies and organizations coming to Shenzhen to invest, a total of US$ 887 million dollars was invested as of last year.
By 2050 Shenzhen is planning to be an international metropolis and follow in the footsteps of great cities like New York and London.