Lianyungang Economic & Technological Development Area (LEDA) is one of the first state-level development areas. There are a state-level export processing zone and a provincial-level high-tech zone. Covering an area of 162 square kilometers, it is the main window of Lianyungang’s opening up. It is known as one of China’s Top 100 development zones with the best investment potential, a state-level new pharmaceutical industrial base and a high-tech new material industrial base. Currently, more than 40 Fortune 500 enterprises, multinationals and state-owned enterprises have invested in projects in LEDA. It has formed five characteristic industrial clusters with a volume of over 10 billion yuan each, including new anti-tumor drugs, wind power equipment, automobile components and parts, high-end electronics and oil deep processing.