CHENGDU, China, Dec. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Benefiting from its solid technological foundation and innovative culture, Chengdu is becoming a leader in the development of science and technology in western China.
The provincial capital of Sichuan has also been providing strong support for the Chengdu–Chongqing economic circle, which is the largest metropolitan area in western China.
Chengdu is home to 66 industrial zones and parks and has attracted large numbers of high-tech companies to set up branches and launch operations.
Beijing-based space technology startup Galactic Energy is one of the companies pushing forward the development of an aerospace industrial cluster in Chengdu.
On Nov 7, China’s new carrier rocket Ceres 1, designed and built by Galactic Energy, made its maiden flight.
The company is building a research and development base for next-generation commercial launch vehicles in Chengdu’s aerospace industrial zone. The zone,