Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone
Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone lies directly across the river from the Bund—the old financial and business district of Shanghai—just south of the confluence of Suzhou Creek and the Huangpu River.
The entire financial and trade zone covers an area of 31.78 square kilometers containing more than 100 buildings and skyscrapers. As the only national-level development zone named "finance and trade" in China, it is also the core functional area of Shanghai's International Financial Center.
Lujiazui is adjacent to the Jinqiao Development Zone, Zhangjiang Science City, and the Expo Area. It enjoys unique geographical advantages and a broad development space. The neighboring Pudong International Airport connects it with countries and regions around the world. Lujiazui is also near the Waigaoqiao Port Area, opening it to many important port cities around the world.
1- Headquarters and operation centers of international financial institutions
2- Financial leasing and asset management
3- Marine finance, consultation, maritime law and arbitration and international ship management
4- Factor market for trade and commerce
5- Art, performance and exhibition industries
The Lujiazui Finance City is currently home to more than 40 percent of foreign-funded banks, 90 percent of foreign private equity firms, and 90 percent of foreign asset management institutions in China, as well as more than 340 institutions established by Fortune 500 companies.
Lujiazui is home to 1,128 shipping institutions, among which 911 are shipping service providers.
The area has the most headquarters in China, with 115 regional headquarters in total.
The area provides more than 4,000 professional service staff in law, accounting, auditing and consultation services.