Songshan Lake Hi-tech zone
Dongguan Songshan Lake National Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone was established in November 2001 and became a national development zone in September 2010 with the certification of the State Council. The Zone is located in the central region of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong area, and in the center of Dongguan. The Songshan Lake area covers 72 square kilometers, including 8 square kilometers of fresh-water lakes and 14 square kilometers of vegetation. It is a demonstration area for harmony between people, nature and technology and is known as the most potential industrial development zone in China.