The China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (SHFTZ), located in Pudong New Area, is a regional free trade zone founded on Sept 29, 2013 and originally consisted of Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone, Waigaoqiao Free Trade Logistics Park, Yangshan Free Trade Port Area and Pudong Airport Free Trade Zone. The State Council decided on December 28, 2014 to expand SHFTZ by incorporating Lujiazui Financial Area, Jinqiao Development Subzone, and Zhangjiang High Tech Subzone, enlarging the SHFTZ from 28.78 square kilometers to 120.72 square kilometers.
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Service Centers for offering consulting services and handling affairs of businesses registered in China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone.
Shanghai Citizen Service Center
Service: Handling affairs of businesses registered in Lujiazui and Expo Park areas
Add: 1/F, 2 Hehuan Road, Pudong New Area
Tel: +86-21-68546904, +86-21-68546704, +86-21-68542222, ext. 81523-81528
How enterprises in Shanghai FTZ change their name and address
If enterprises in the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone want to change their name and address, they must apply for pre-approval for the name change.