China (Tianjing) Pilot Free Trade Zone

The China (Tianjin) Pilot Free Trade Zone (TJFTZ) is established in the Tianjin Municipality with the approval of the State Council of China. It is the first of its kind in northern China and among the second group of regional pilot free trade zones following the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone. The Strategic Positioning of TJFTZ is: In accomplishing the core task of institutional innovation and meeting the essential requirement of replicability and applicability, TJFTZ is striving to become a high-level open platform for the coordinated development of the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region,a pioneering area for reform and opening-up and test field for institutional innovation throughout the country, and a highly developed free trade zone to embrace the world. The Overall Goals are: With three to five years of reform efforts, TJFTZ will develop into a world-class free trade zone, featuring unrestricted trade, facilitated investment, clustered high-end industries, quality financial service, sound legal environment, efficient and effective regulation, and significant radiating and stimulating effects. It will play an exemplary role in the coordinated development of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region and the economic transformation and development in China.

Free Trade Zone Features


1. Three areas

1. Three areas

TJFTZ, with a total area of 119.9km², consists of three areas:The 30-km² Tianjin Port Dongjiang Area (including the 10-km² Dongjiang Free Trade Port Zone) is TJFTZ's core functio......


2. Targets and objectives

2. Targets and objectives

TJFTZ will give priority to implementing the five categories of piloting programs targeting administrative management, investment, trade, finance and the coordinated development of Beijing-Tianjin-Heb...