Xinxiang National Economic and Technological Development Zone was founded in 2003 and was recognized as a national economic and technological development zone by the State Council in 2012. Lying in the east of Xinxiang City, 8.5 kilometers away from the main city，it is located in the sub-central city core area of Zhengzhou Metropolitan Area of Zhongyuan Urban Agglomeration and the radiation core area of Zhengzhou Airport. The zone has a total administrative area of 50 square kilometers of which the built-up area is 30 square kilometers, and the total population is 110,000. The infrastructure construction has achieved full coverage. According to the principle of integration of production and city and intensive development, it has been formed five functional sectors: industrial production, living and resident, business and office, vocational education and modern logistics.
The functional orientation of Xinxiang ETDZ is: a leading area for the development of new industrialization, a demonstration area for high-level business environment, an agglomeration area for mass entrepreneurship and innovation, and a pilot area for open economy and institutional innovation.
Xinxiang ETDZ has formed a livable and industry–friendly pattern of "two parks, one port, one valley and one lake”, among which "Two parks" means green fiber professional park and info-communications professional park, "one port" means Xinxiang Dry Port, "one valley" means Xinxiang Innovation Valley, and "one lake" means the Pingyuan Lake.