Two main buildings at the Jinwan Biomedicine Industry Demonstration Zone have been capped and will come into operation in October. Construction of the entire zone will be completed a year later.
Proposed Biomedicine Industry Demonstration Zone [File photo]
The demonstration zone is the starting area of Biomedicine Industry Park in Sanzao Town. Covering 168,000 sq m with planned floorage of 268,000 sq m, the 1.6 billion-yuan ($232 million) project is close to Airport Expressway in the east, adjacent to West Airport Road Extension Line in the west, and abuts Gold Coast Avenue in the south. It will enhance the technological level and production scale of Jinwan’s biomedicine industry and accelerate economic development, according to a local government official.
The demonstration zone will consist of buildings concerning provincial-level food and drug verification and authentication, medical animal experiments, biomedicine inspection and detection, generic drug quality conformance assessment, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) training and education, standard bio-pharmaceuticals, R&D pilot testing, and logistics.