Top 10 most innovative cities in the Chinese mainland
Updated: 2014-12-22 07:15
(chinadaily.com.cn)No 8 Ningbo
A seaport city in East China's Zhejiang province, Ningbo is located 220 kilometers south of Shanghai. It is a major exporter of electrical products, textiles, food and industrial tools. The private economy of the city is especially well-developed, contributing 80 percent of total Gross Domestic Product last year.
A robot delivers food to tables at a restaurant in Ningbo, Zhejiang province on Nov 25, 2014. [Photo/ CFP]