I. The level of economic development leaps to the forefront of China.

      With the sustained development of the national economy, while the economy is growing rapidly, the fiscal revenue has achieved simultaneous and rapid growth.

II. The area for opening up continues to expand.

      The all-round, multi-level and wide-ranging opening-up pattern with Xiamen Special Economic Zone as the leader, National Technology Development Zone, Taiwanese Investment Zone, Bonded Zone, Tourist Resort Zone and High and New Technology Industrial Development Zone as the backbone and the Province-level Development Zone as the basis has been formed, making the province’s export-oriented economy boom.

III. Infrastructure construction has improved significantly.

      Fujian has had Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport, Fuzhou Changle International Airport, Wuyishan Airport and Jinjiang Airport, opened 254 domestic and foreign airlines and formed an airline network that can reach all directions both inside and outside China. With the main railway trunk lines such as Yingtan-Xiamen line, Laizhou-Fuzhou line, Hengfeng-Nanping line, Meishuihang-Fude line and Meizhou-Kanshi line and connection with national major cities such as Beijing, Shanghai, Chongqing, Guangzhou, Changsha, Nanchang and Hangzhou, a convenient railway transport network has been constituted. The destiny of the highways over the province ranks forefront of China. The expressways from Fuzhou to Quanzhou, Xiamen and Zhangzhou have been completed and the expressways from Zhangzhou to Zhaoan, from Zhangzhou to Longyan and from Fuzhou to Ningde are to be opened. Most of counties have been provided sprawling highways. The coastal ports mainly include Fuzhou Port, Xiamen Port, Houzhu Port, Xiaocuo Port and Dongshan Port. Fuzhou Port has had 18 international lines which are connected to more than 40 countries and regions such as Japan, Singapore and Hong Kong. Xiamen Port has maritime transaction with more than 40 countries and regions and 60 ports. The on-sea pilot navigation at sides of Taiwan Strait is developing steadily.