Accelerating the Innovation Cooperation of Rehabilitation Auxiliary Industry in the Yangtze River Delta
Xinhua News Agency, Shanghai, November 8 (Reporter Hu Jiefei) with the development process of integration in the Yangtze River Delta pressing the "acceleration key," the innovative cooperation of three provinces and one city in the region in the pension and rehabilitation aids industry has also ushered in new opportunities.
At the 2019 Yangtze River Delta International Rehabilitation Auxiliary equipment Industry Innovation Forum held a few days ago, the "Yangtze River Delta Rehabilitation Auxiliary equipment Industry Innovation and Development Cooperation consensus" was officially released. According to the consensus, The three provinces and one city will jointly build a cooperative consultation mechanism, a co-education product service standard system, a shared statistical data information platform, jointly push for the landing of intellectual property protection, and jointly promote the planning and landing of industrial parks. A total of six aspects, including the Industrial Development guidance Fund, will be set up to strengthen cooperation. We will deepen cooperation and development in the rehabilitation aids industry in the Yangtze River Delta.
According to statistics, by the end of 2018, the resident population aged 60 and above in three provinces and one city in the Yangtze River Delta accounted for more than 20 percent of the total population. It is estimated that by 2020, the number of permanent residents aged 60 and above in the Yangtze River Delta will be about 46 million; by 2035, this figure will reach 75 million, accounting for 33 per cent of the resident population.
Zhu Qinhao, director of the Shanghai Municipal Bureau of Civil Affairs, pointed out that the current situation of aging and aging is conducive to awakening the rehabilitation auxiliary market in the Yangtze River Delta. "Rehabilitation assistance is related to the health of the people. It is not only of practical significance in guiding and stimulating new consumption and cultivating new kinetic energy, but also in dealing with the aging population and meeting the diverse needs of the elderly and the disabled. It is of great significance to promote the construction of a healthy China. "
According to the National Health and Family Planning Commission, the total scale of China's health service industry will reach 16 trillion yuan in 2030.
Fan Yubo, director of the National Rehabilitation Auxiliary Research Center, said that the innovation of rehabilitation aids is of great significance, but it also faces some challenges, such as the weak ability of independent innovation. He pointed out that the rehabilitation aids industry is not only a hot spot of scientific and technological innovation, but also the key to the transformation and upgrading of the industry, and is an interdisciplinary field with strong industrial driving ability, using leading sciences such as neuroscience, 3D printing, artificial intelligence, and so on. "We should seize the opportunity, from the source of scientific and technological innovation to service innovation, and then to the final product innovation to lead the world."
In view of the current situation and advantages of rehabilitation aids industry in the region, Zhu Qinhao believes that the rise of Yangtze River Delta integration into a national strategy will help to form the advantage of institutional innovation and give full play to the cluster and synergy effect. In addition, the complete foundation of the industrial chain in the region will also help to enhance the effect of resource allocation.
Yang Zhenyu, partner of Pegasus Capital, believes that at present, there are not many large-scale local enterprises in the rehabilitation aids industry, and the overall output value and profit value are not high. "how to meet the needs of people and break the bottleneck of the development of rehabilitation aids? On the one hand, it is working hard on scientific and technological innovation, and on the other hand, it is the joint efforts of the industry, the investment community and the government. "