Shanghai Has Over 1,100 AI Firms With USD18.5 Billion Output, Think Tank Says
Dou Shicong
/SOURCE : yicai
Shanghai Has Over 1,100 AI Firms With USD18.5 Billion Output, Think Tank Says

(Yicai Global) Dec. 2 -- Shanghai has attracted over 1,100 artificial intelligence companies with a total output value of CNY130 billion (USD18.5 billion) to set up shop in the eastern city, according to a local think tank. 

The city also has over 700 core firms in the Big Data sector, with a total valuation of CNY200 billion, the Shanghai Municipal Development Research Center of Economy and Informatization said in a report published today. 

Shanghai's urban outdoor public places have already been fully covered by fifth-generation wireless networks, the report added. The average download speed is at the forefront among Chinese cities, reaching 41.95 megabits per second.

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Keywords: Shanghai , 5G , AI , Big Data