Is the Xigu District of Lanzhou City in Gansu Province capital of the industrial zone, located in Lanzhou City, west gate, wearing the Yellow River and the Habitat, the region's total area of 385 square kilometers, a town of five rural exempted 49 administrative villages, nine street 71 communities Total population of 330,000, of which the urban population 240,000. West is solid state, "January 5" key investment during the construction of a large petrochemical industry base, known as the "Western petrochemical Pearl" and "the cradle of China's petrochemical industry," said the state-level scientific and technological progress is advanced, technology-intensive countries Spark , The culturally advanced counties, the national family planning services from the advanced counties, the District of advanced work, double-support model, the provincial civilization, the development of township enterprises in the province in the top 10, a well-off demonstration area, sports advanced areas. In 2006 the region to achieve 13.776 billion yuan in GDP, the general completed 203 million yuan of fiscal revenue, total retail sales of social consumer goods to achieve 3.413 billion yuan; region of urban residents and per capita disposable income per capita net income of farmers reached 9,461 yuan and 5,053 Yuan.
Strong industrial base. West-is the heart of Lanzhou City Industrial Zone, the industrial economic volume accounted for the entire region of Lanzhou City in the past 1 / 2, Gansu Province, accounting for nearly 1 / 5. The region has more than 1,000 enterprises of all types, including central, provincial, municipal 33 large and medium-sized enterprises, has been formed to oil, chemicals, machinery, metallurgy, electricity, textile, energy and other pillar industries as the mainstay of the industrial structure. The region is rich industrial stock assets, may be the direct use of industrial plant construction 65,400 square meters; available for development and use of the land area of 1.75 million mu. With 700,000 tons of ethylene to the expansion, 12 million tons refinery expansion and other major construction projects, the West will become a solid 10 million-ton oil refining, ethylene Baiwandunji represented by the oil system in the country four chemical bases, four Refining and petrochemical base of the new material base.
Hydropower, natural gas is rich in resources. West is water-rich region, which has built eight Gorge Hydropower Station, the generating capacity of 220,000 kwh, Ltd. Lanxi thermoelectric thermal power generation capacity of up to 480,000 kwh. In addition, the building is being or will soon be home Chai Gorge Hydropower Station, estuaries Gorge Hydropower Station, the State Power Co., Ltd., Lanzhou second thermoelectric 2 × 30wanqianwashiheating unit, planning and construction of 2 × 30wanqianwashicoal-fired cogeneration projects . After the construction of the next few years, when the West-the area generating capacity will reach 2.1 million kwh, for the development of industrial enterprises in the provision of adequate power protection. At the same time, natural gas pipeline Cymbidium at the end of Shibuya Station and the Station built in the West solid, Lanzhou-Chengdu-Chongqing oil pipeline built in the West Gate Station solid, Dushanzi of Xinjiang to Lanzhou pipeline at the end of the station building in the West also solid, oil and natural gas development and utilization of The prospects are bright.
Infrastructure improvement. Rail, road network connected, logistics favorable conditions, the volume can reach 800 to 12 million tons of international container hub has been planned in the West-building. In particular the 2004 construction of a new petrochemical city, provincial and municipal solid infrastructure of the West in the year up, most of the roads in urban areas have been or will soon be upgrading. Excellent geographical location to facilitate the distribution conditions in which a West-dong and the west, to the west radiation Ningxia, Qinghai, Xinjiang, Tibet's important relay stations and transit centres.
Scientific and technological personnel-intensive. West-is the first batch of the 20 named Spark technology-intensive areas of Gansu Province is the demonstration of advanced Spark counties (districts), the region has Design and Research Institute of Lanzhou Petrochemical, days, machinery and chemical research and Design Institute of Automation and other 19 large and medium-sized Research institutes, more than 20,000 professional and technical personnel, has strong research and development capabilities, to speed up the development of the intellectual protection.
City services improve. District daily water supply capacity reached 1.18 million tons of water Lanzhou Group, the handling capacity of 130,000 tons of sewage treatment plant. Digital, and program-controlled communications and high-speed Internet access to the domestic advanced level of development City ranks of foreign exchange of information is very convenient. Business district, financial networks, and medical insurance agencies around the city, could provide the residents with convenient and efficient service. New modern style entertainment community facilities, improve the social security mechanism, domestic service in place, rich cultural activities.
"11th Five-Year Plan" period, the West-regional party committee and government made clear to the Western-type modern city built a new petrochemical City, the main "3 3" the goal is to keep a double-digit economic growth, By 2010, the region's GDP breakthrough 30 billion, five-year double-wide social investment in fixed five-year total of 300 billion yuan of fiscal revenue in GDP growth slightly higher than the increase in general revenue to reach 3 Billion, in an effort to total economic output, industrial structure and functions of cities on the West recycling a solid, most of China's western highlands of the strength of the industry.