Wuhu Export Processing Zone, which was set up in 2002, is located at the Wuhu Economic and Technological Development Zone. It enjoys advantages of the economic and technological development zone in terms of resources, industries and personnel.
In September 2015, the export processing zone was expanded and upgraded into a comprehensive bonded zone. By the end of that year, it achieved a total volume of imports and exports of $1 billion.
The bonded zone aims to become a center for export processing and manufacturing, bonded logistics and international trade as well as for cross-border ecommerce, display of import goods and for research and development of high-tech products.