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Key Figures

  • Total area: 78.66 km2
    Office space: 80 million m2 +
    Number of companies: 355 000 +
    Number of employees: 2,580 000 +

About the business district

Futian, the center of Shenzhen and the forefront of China’s reform and opening-up, with less than 4% of the city’s land area but contributed nearly 20% of the city’s GDP. In 2019, Futian’s GDP exceeded CNY430 Billion.

Futian is the innovation hub of Greater China: Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau. It has more than 120 domestic and overseas listed companies such as Ping An, Tencent, China Merchants Bank, Vanke, Huiding Technology and S.F. Express. The Shenzhen Stock Exchange is China’s second largest stock exchanges is situated in Futian.

There are 145 world Top 500 enterprises in Futian with 50% venture capital, 70% logistics HQ and 70% security firm HQ. There are more than 10,000 scientific and technological firms including national high-tech firms, state level laboratories and research centers. Big data, cloud computing, artificial intelligence, new generation information technology, intelligent manufacturing and other strategic industries also contribute to industrial integration and innovation trend.

Professional services and cultural and creative industries such as law firms, intellectual property agencies as well as 48 of national top 100 architectural design enterprises.

In future, Futian will take the “Manhattan + Silicon Valley” as its goal of economic system. With “one axis, two wings and five corridors” as the general development layout, Futian strive to build a world-class bay area in order to lead the modern industrial area and “Futian Central Area Version 2.0”.

About Managing Company

Shenzhen Municipal Futian District People’s Government is the administrative authority of Futian District, Shenzhen.