The third meeting of the Xijiang Economic Zone City Alliance and Mayor Joint Conference and the Xijiang Economic Development Forum was recently held in Wuzhou City.
As the Mayor of Nanning, the current rotating city, Zhou Hongbo presided over the meeting and gave a speech. Zhou Hongbo said that since the Pearl River-Xijiang Economic Zone upgraded to the national strategy in 2014, the cities along the economic zone have deepened cooperation, integrated development and sought mutual benefits from the consensus to the practice. Nanning has actively participated in the construction and realized deeper and closer cooperation with the cities within the area, and has achieved substantial results. Nanning City has taken the Xijiang Economic Zone Infrastructure Construction Conference as the starting point, focused on promoting the interconnection of infrastructure in the fields of water transport, railways and highways, actively integrated into the industrial division system of the economic zone, concentrated on undertaking the industrial transfer in Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao, continued to deepen open cooperation to further expand the “Nanning Channel”, actively promoted the construction of the ecological barrier and ensured water security in the Pearl River Delta.