Adjacent to Lujiazui area, the 25 square kilometer Expo Area is located along the riverside of downtown Shanghai, featuring continuous riverside land for development and a beautiful waterfront landscape.
To foster a cluster of modern services characterized by economy of headquarters, financial investment, specialized services, and cultural and media services.
To form a development belt for high-end cultural industries led by creative cultural shows, exhibitions, fashion, leisure and entertainment services.
To build an open, ecological, healthy and beautiful waterfront residential belt for sports events such as walking and cycling.
The area is making great efforts in advancing the development of emerging financial and media industries, and building supporting facilities for life and business, while aiming to complete the building of all iconic and functional facilities by 2020.