In 2011, the new type Chemical Industrial Park of Guantao, Hebei was classified as the provincial level economic development zone by the provincial peoples government. It is one of five park bases, which are established as key prior projects allocated crucial resource to develop by the provincial party committee, the provincial government. It is also an exercitation base for CAU, USTB, DLUT and other scientific research colleges and universities. It is listed as one of the circular economy park in Hebei province, Hebei military and civilian integration industry base passed double authentication of the national ISO9001 and ISO14001. In August 2016, approved by the provincial peoples government, new type Chemical Industrial Park was renamed as Economic Development Zone of Guantao, Hebei, which is divided into four zones: Chemical Industrial Park, USTB Industrial Park, Tractor Industrial Park and Bearing Industrial Park, forming an industrial development pattern of "one zone with four parks".
The planned total area of the Chemical Industrial Park is 14 square kilometers, and 7.2 square kilometers construction has been finished. The industrial positioning of the park is based on salt chemical industry, and the deep processing of chlorine and benzene is the main industrial chain. It focuses on developing fine chemicals and new type chemical materials with high value-added and high-performance, such as pesticides and pharmaceutical intermediates, and forms a relatively complete industrial support chain with prominent characteristics. The overall framework of the park, including Haoyang avenue, Ziyang avenue and other “three longitudinal and four transverse” main roads, has been completed. The 110KV and 35KV transfer substation, sewage treatment plant, special mission fire station and comprehensive service center have been put into service. Shengao cucumber cosmetics, Green-man OLED organic luminescence material, Chenguang biotechnology pharmaceutical raw material, Rongte chemical, Ford chemical, Aoge chemical and other 28 chemical enterprises have successively settled in Guantao.
Development strategies: Focusing on the development of downstream products and back-end products of the industrial chain, develop from the basic field of salt chemical industry to the high-end field of new materials of chemical industry, and vigorously develop the new materials industry of chemical industry dominated by engineering plastics, fine daily chemicals and electronic gases.