Since 1978, Mainland China use of foreign investment for economic development,based on strategic considerations, to take unbalanced regional development, thus creating differences in economic development in eastern China is too large.In order to balance the two regional development, Jiang Zemin put forward the Western development policy, making Chongqing to develop opportunities.
This paper has fourresearch purposes：
1. Discuss China''s regional economic development strategies and the use of foreign policy.
2. The background by the Chongqing objective analysis of its strengths and weaknesses.
3. By comparing Beijing, Shanghai, Tianjin, foreign investment compared to analyze the development
of foreign investment.
4. Attract foreign investment by the case went to Chongqing to analyze the effect of foreign investment.
Investment environment of Chongqing advantages: abundant natural resources, labor is abundant, a large domestic market, preferential investment policies, an important position in the western region. Disadvantages are: poor infrastructure, low quality of labor, foreign investment in Chongqing life functions inconvenience, government efficiency is low, market disorder, lack of fair competition. Compared to Beijing, Shanghai, Tianjin, these cities, Chongqing has the advantage of dynamic development. Because of different space-time background, mode of development is the priority of Chongqing livelihood issues, stimulating domestic demand. To stimulate domestic demand such people''s livelihood the way of economic growth, many scholars called the "Chongqing Mode."
Model driven by Chongqing makes the investment environment more and more perfect, more westward manufacturers accelerate the introduction of foreign investment in Chongqing strength, year after year to more than 50% of the growth to attract foreign investment. 2010 with the introduction of foreign investment has been not far from Beijing to the growth rate, the effectiveness of foreign capital in Chongqing can be said is quite remarkable.
Chongqing City, the financial tsunami to get the favor of foreign investment, mainly due to: transportation hub position among China, a huge area around the domestic market of these two advantages.China''s "second five" plan also learn from the success of Chongqing mode, emphasizing the importance of domestic demand, we can see, a short time in Chongqing is bound to attract more foreign investment will come.