Situated in the Shanghai Economic Circle, just half way between the metropolitan Shanghai and the renowned ancient city of Suzhou, Kunshan is a booming city with an area of 921 km² and a population of 1,200,000. It’s only 50km away from Shanghai.
Kunshan New & Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone (KSND) was established and approved by China Ministry of Science & Technology as a hi-tech industrial park in 1994. In April 2006, KSND was approved by Jiangsu Provincial Government and the National Development and Reform Commission as a provincial level new & hi-tech industrial zone. In Sep, 2010, it was upgraded to National Hi-Tech Industrial Development Zone by China's State Council.