Cultural block of Yishang Town [Photo/eyh.cn]
Address: Yuhang district, Hangzhou, Zhejiang province
Area: 3 square kilometers
Dominant industry: Apparel and fashion industry
Yishang Town ("Yishang" means art and fashion in Chinese), located at the intersection of Hangzhou's G60 Science and Technology Innovation Valley and intelligent manufacturing corridor of eastern Hangzhou, is the main producing area of Hangzhou style women's wear and Yuhang's home textile and fabrics. It was chosen as the permanent site for the China Fashion Hangzhou Summit and the Asia Fashion Federation China Conference.
Yishang Town has the Donghu Cultural Art Center and three blocks – a cultural block, an art block and a historical block -- gathering numerous top designers and excellent fashion enterprises from home and abroad. The cultural art center consists largely of exhibition halls and art galleries. The cultural block is a cluster for designers, the art block is a gathering area for service enterprise headquarters and the historical block is incubation space for small and micro companies.