Hangzhou among top 10 Chinese cities in the robotic industry


An engineer fine-tunes an industrial robot in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, on Jan 16, 2022. [Photo by Long Wei/For China Daily]

The 12th China International Robotics Summit kicked off in Wuhu, Anhui province on Friday, attracting over 600 enterprises, and scientific research institutions.

The summit aims to promote the robotic industry for clustering development and building new ecology.

Based on the robotic listed companies’ number and output value, industrial park’s number, winning number of the Capek Prize, robotic downstream market, supporting policies, and talent training, the summit announced the top 10 cities which have a strong comprehensive strength in robotic industry.

Hangzhou, capital of East China’s Zhejiang province, ranked seventh on the list.