Shangyu boasts a livable ecological environment, convenient life supporting facilities, good educational and medical institutions, and abundant human landscapes, which provides domestic and overseas investors with a comfortable living and working environment.
Honors received by Shangyu:
• National Garden City
• China Residential Environment Model Prize
• Best Model of International Residential Environment Improvement
• Forbes Best Commercial Cities in Mainland China
• China's Top Ten Districts/Counties for Modern Service Industry Investment
• China's Best City for Recreation
• Demonstrating Civilized City of Zhejiang Province
• Ecotourism City of Zhejiang Province
• Famous Cultural City of Zhejiang Province
In HSEDA, there is a European style area-Binhai town is under construction, there is the flower town, university education area and administration service area.