Li Qiang stressed that SHFTZ should further implement national strategies to push the integrative development of the Yangtze River Delta region and promote the implementation of the Belt and Road Initiative.
The Waigaoqiao Bonded Area of SHFTZ recently won five awards in fDi magazine, based on the evaluation of more than 1,200 global free zones in 2017.
Some of Zhangjiang's hi-tech products have expanded their presence overseas and have been a big hit in these foreign markets.
The Bonded Area at the Shanghai Free Trade Zone (FTZ) has taken various measures to attract talented personnel this year.
Pudong New Area in Shanghai launched a campaign on Sept 6 to promote its openness, innovation and quality.
SHFTZ announced on May 18 plans to carry out a pilot plan of prolonging the usage period of the area's electric energy meters.
Two district-level standards concerning social governance was released to pulot the standards on May 7.