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GD FTZ issued indexes of trade and investment facilitation, cross-border finance

04 22, 2016      Source: Newsgd.com

Guangdong arranged a press conference on April 21st, and introduced newly-compiled three indexes of trade facilitation, investment facilitation and cross-border finance. 
The GD FTZ three indexes consist of quantized indicators, including traditional ones such as scale and quantity and trend ones reflecting innovation and legal environment. The index setting is comprehensive and scientific.
The evaluation results of three indexes show GDFTZ’s fruitful efforts in trade, investment and cross-border finance in last year. Compared to that before the establishment of GDFTZ, the indexes of trade facilitation, investment facilitation and cross-border finance increase by 27.53%, 42.08% and 62.17%, respectively. The result also indicates space for improvement compared with high international standard.
According to Chen Guangjun, the vice director-general of General Affairs Office of China (Guangdong) Pilot Free Trade Zone, the indexes of trade facilitation, investment facilitation and cross-border finance was 84.3, 142.08 and 4617 (Qianhai), respectively in 2015.