The Southern Xinjiang Hualing Wholesale Market
The Southern Xinjiang Hualing Wholesale Market is founded in July,1999,with a total investment of 1.5billion RMB. The martket is located on No.16, Beishan Road, Korla City, which covers an area of about 1.214 milion square meters. The market has great advantages of strategic location and convenient transportation of goods, with floodway in North Mountain lying in the north, Southern Xinjiang Railway Line lying in the south. And the North Korla Rail way station and Bazhou long-distance bus station is just around the market. There are more than 2300 vendors with nearly ten thousand employees, who are trading thousands of varieties of products of 18 categories.It has a customer flow over 20,000 people per day and the vehicle flow over 15,000 per day. The market has become the largest market in South Xinjiang and it has developed into the largest trade center in logistics industry of Southern Xinjiang.
With precisely position and complete functions,the market is divided into five major business areas: 1. Trade City; 2. Main market area (ceramics, sanitary ware, wallpaper, security door, etc.); 3. Hardware area; 4. Steel, stone, glass, paint, logistics, construction machinery; 5.stainless steel area: there is a completed a gross floor area of 454,200 square meters, an operating area of 365,000 square meters, a main building of 120,000 square meters. The main building has 5 floors and 1 basement in total. The annual turnover of the market is about 3 billion yuan.
In response to the Korla Blue Sky Project and the air pollution control in the Korla area, in October 2007, an investment of 30 million yuan was built to build a central heating station in South Xinjiang, which solved the heat supply in the north of the railway. The market has been equipped with perfect infrastructure and an green area of more than 120,000 square meters, which contributes to satisfactory ecological environment and shopping environment. On August 28, 2015, the commencement ceremony of the desulfurization and dedusting project of Hualing Heating Company’s Boiler was held in the heating station. The start of the project played a positive role in improvement of dust removal, smoke exhaust, environmental protection and energy conservation. In response to Korla's demand for centralized heating, in September 2017, it invested more than 6 million yuan in the construction of a heating pipe network project in the Sunshine Green Island Community.
In August 2014, Hualing International Mall started its construction, with a gross floor area of more than 120,000 square meters, which has 4 floors and 2 basements. On June 16, 2018, the Hualing International Home Plaza( Korla) officially opened.Over the years,The Southern Xinjiang Hualing Wholesale Market has become the largest logistics center in Bazhou(Bayingol Mongolian Autonomous Prefecture) that complements, interchanges and interacts with nonlocal economies.