Introduction

The China (Fujian) Pilot Free Trade Zone covers a total area of 118.04 sq km and consists of three areas: Pingtan Area (43 sq km), Xiamen Area (43.78 sq km, including the 0.6-sq km Xiangyu Bonded Zone, 0.7-sq km Xiangyu Bonded Logistics Park and 9.51-sq km Haicang Bonded Port), and Fuzhou Area (31.26 sq km, including the 0.6-sq km Fuzhou Bonded Zone, 1.14-sq km Fuzhou Export Processing Zone and 9.26-sq km Fuzhou Bonded Port). The Pingtan Area will focus on building cross-Strait common homeland and international resort island. It will implement more liberal measures to facilitate investment and trade, capital and personnel exchanges. The Xiamen Area will focus on building the demonstration zone for cooperation in cross-Strait newly developed industries and modern service sector, the southeast region international shipping centre, cross-Strait financial service centre for regional cooperation and cross-Strait trade centre. The Fuzhou Area will focus on construction of an advanced manufacturing base, important platform for the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road and demonstration zone for cooperation in cross-Strait service trade and financial innovation.

 

Links

Diagram:China Pilot Free Trade Zone

http://www.economia.gov.mo/public/data/rc/pftz_pm/attach/135c2d972c2ab0df0f6f1b27b8f3c34d84ccef57/en/cp_free_trade_zones_en.pdf

Opinions of the State Council on the Implementation of the Market Access Negative List System

http://www.gov.cn/zhengce/content/2015-10/19/content_10247.htm

Special Management Measures (Negative List) for Foreign Investment Access in Pilot Free Trade Zones

http://www.gov.cn/zhengce/content/2015-04/20/content_9627.htm

Announcement No. 12 [2015] of the Ministry of Commerce—Measures for the Recordation Administration of Foreign Investment in China Pilot Free Trade Zone (for Trial Implementation)

http://www.mofcom.gov.cn/article/b/g/201506/20150600999047.shtml

Measures for the Pilot Program of National Security Review of Foreign Investment in Pilot Free Trade Zones

http://www.gov.cn/zhengce/content/2015-04/20/content_9629.htm

The Framework Plan for China (Fujian) Pilot Free Trade Zone

http://www.gov.cn/zhengce/content/2015-04/20/content_9633.htm

Official Website of China (Fujian) Pilot Free Trade Zone

http://www.china-fjftz.gov.cn/