The development of a new industrial zone should rely on the support of the existing city. As a result of its favorable geographical location, HBNZ has easy access to advantages offered by Ningbo and Cixi in terms of supporting industries, living facilities and brain gain. HBNZ is around 50 kilometres away from the City of Ningbo, provided with convenient transportation including highway. Cixi, where HBNZ is located, with a booming economy and excellent life, education and medical care facilities. Ningbo Second Hospital (Ningbo Hangzhou Bay New Zone Hospital) was completed in the first half of 2019. The hospital is a public hospital, which is built according to the standards of a three-level general hospital. The construction area is about 120,000 square meters and the designed number of beds is 1,000 to 1200.