Mianyang¡¯s Industry Accelerates Its Quality and Efficiency
2018-01-31

The value added of industries above designated size increased by 10.5 percent last year, two percentage points higher than the provincial average.

(Mianyang News) Our reporters knew from Mianyang¡¯s industry and informatization working conference a few days ago that the value added of industries above designated size increased by 10.5 percent in 2017, two percentage points higher than the provincial average. Mianyang finished industrial investment of 49.32 billion yuan, an increase of 26.6 percent, and technical improvement investment of 45.48 billion yuan, up by 26.8 percent. The total number of industrial enterprises above designated size reached 928. The ¡°two new industries¡±, namely high and new technology industry and strategic emerging industry, accounted for 54 percent and 37.5 percent respectively. Mianyang¡¯s industry and informatization have maintained a sustainable, sound and rapid development.

As a leading department of Mianyang¡¯s industrial and economic development, the Municipal Commission of Economy and Information Technology has strengthened the move of ¡°project year¡±. It has focused on enterprises and projects and given Mianyang¡¯s industrial priority to working on project investment construction and fostering new growth points at a faster pace. It has spared no efforts to advance key projects under construction, including BOE, served well newly-commenced projects, and helped completed projects go into operation to yield fruits as soon as possible. Besides, it has also committed itself to investment attraction of industry chain and sped up to form new capacity, new output and new momentum. It finished industrial investment of 49.32 billion yuan and technical improvement investment of 45.48 billion yuan last year.

Maintain stock and foster increment. The Municipal Commission of Economy and Information technology has reinforced enterprise cultivation while paying special attention to project investment and accelerating the accumulation of industrial increment. It has carried out the ¡°pilot scheme¡± to cultivate large enterprises and groups, the ¡°fountain plan¡± to foster small and medium-sized technology-based enterprises, and the incubation programme of ¡°sized enterprise¡± in a deep-going way. It upholds the principle of invigorating large enterprises, assisting small ones, and conducting excellent training at the same time. Besides, it has worked hard to speed up the formation of enterprise group with optimized echelon and rational structure, including leading enterprises, key enterprises and supporting enterprises. By doing so, it will stimulate the faster growth of main market players. Moreover, Mianyang also continues to advance traditional industries and emerging industries in parallel; it promotes the development of the two new industries and strengthens the cultivation of key industries; it guides enterprises to reform and improve traditional industries in an all-round way by applying new technology, new material, new process and new equipment to make industries rise to the high end of value chain; it expands the capacity of high quality products, promotes industry transformation and upgrading and enhances industries¡¯ market competitiveness. Nowadays, Mianyang has kept optimizing its industrial structure and realized the cluster development of competitive industries as well as the continuous growth of two new industries. In 2017, the ¡°two new industries¡± took up 54 percent and 37.5 percent of Mianyang¡¯s industry respectively, continuing to lead Sichuan.

Some achievements are worth mentioning. Yihe Chemical has grown into a national green factory; Changhong Electric has developed into a model enterprise of national green supply chain; Changhong¡¯s three kinds of room air conditioner have become national green products and have been included into the first demonstration list of national green manufacturing system; all of these have profited from Mianyang¡¯s great efforts in boosting the intelligent, green and service-based development of manufacturing industry. Mianyang has developed a batch of national and provincial model enterprises, projects and platforms of service-oriented manufacture.

Mianyang takes the ¡°construction of city with a powerful economy in western region¡± as the objective of its economic work at present and in the foreseeable future. Among which, the most important index is the development level of advanced manufacturing industry. ¡°We will give priority to advanced manufacturing industry and focus on intelligent manufacturing and the ¡°two new industries¡±; we will also reform traditional industries and promote the shift from manufacture to creation, speed to quality, and product to brand; we will accelerate to push forward the construction of advanced manufacture power in western region in an all-round manner,¡± stated an official from the Municipal Commission of Economy and Information Technology.

Mianyang¡¯s industrial development will mainly focus on 34 provincial key projects and 150 municipal key projects in 2018. Mianyang needs to make sure that the value added of industries above designated size increases by at least 10.8 percent and the industrial investment and technical improvement investment rise by more than 20 percent; besides, it needs to ensure that the number of newly-added industrial enterprises above designated size reaches 100 and the total number of enterprises above designated size exceeds 1000 at best. Mianyang will further perfect its industrial chain by focusing on eight major key industries; it will concentrate its attention on enterprises and projects, make main players in industrial market stronger, and speed up to foster new momentum; it will reform and improve traditional momentum and advance the collective, intelligent, green and service-based development of key industries; in result, it will lay a solid foundation for the construction of advanced manufacturing power in western region and make new industrial contributions to the faster construction of becoming a city with a powerful economy in western region. (Huang Xiaoqin, all-media reporter from Mianyang Daily)