Growth Rate of Technical Contract Transactions in Henan Hit Record High in H1
In the first half of 2021, 5,489 technical contracts were signed across Central China's Henan province with a transaction volume of 23.664 billion yuan, up 313.48 percent year-on-year, hitting a record high in terms of growth rate. Besides, 6,150 contracts for the introduction of technologies were signed with a transaction volume of 32.994 billion yuan, up 107.82 percent year-on-year.
According to Department of Science and Technology of Henan Province, the top three fields with the highest transaction volume were urban construction and social development, environmental protection and comprehensive utilization of resources, and advanced manufacturing. As for the growth rate of transaction volume, the top three were environmental protection and comprehensive utilization of resources, new materials and application, and modern transportation, with each increasing 1,298.96 percent, 537.58 percent and 388.29 percent.
The transaction volume of technical contracts is an important index reflecting the vitality of sci-tech innovation. In the first half of the year, focusing on the construction of sci-tech innovation system, Henan Provincial Department of Science and Technology carried out multiple measures to inject new momentum into innovation to boost technical market and transformation of advanced scientific and technological achievements in Henan.
技术合同成交额是反映科技创新工作活跃度的一项重要指标。今年上半年，省科技厅围绕科技创新体系建设，多措并举激活创新能量，全力促进技术市场发展，推动先进科技成果在我省落地转化。（中文来源/河南日报 翻译/赵汉青 海报/实习生王君艺 审校/白玉杰）