Core area of Dinghai is a province-level industrial park that covers an area of 21.13km.
Shorelines in the area are with supreme conditions. With the average depth over 10m, ships of nearly 300,000tons can berth at its ports. Also, there remains a coastline of about 16km that can be explored. In this sense, the area has the natural advantages to establish deep water berths and to develop port-centered industries.
Over 60 enterprises that pay great attention to develop port-centered industries like ocean engineering equipment manufacturing, shipping repairing, dismantling and building, hign-end ship design, development and manufacturing, marine petrochemicals processing, storage and transportation as well as portsurrounding logistics industry etc., have entered into the core area to build this area into a vital portsurrounding industrial clusters.