Chongqing to add 1.5 mln industrial workers in 3 years

Chongqing’s vocational education will have a huge market in the next 3 years. The number of industrial workers will jump from 1.5 million to 3 million.

According to the overall requirement of new industrialization promotion of Chongqing, Chongqing’s industrial output will have reached 3 trillion by 2015. The number of new industrial workers will increase by 1.5 million, up to 3 million in total.

Out of these workers, those of electronic information industry will increase by 800,000, up to 1 million in total. Providing sufficient talents for Chongqing’s new industrialization promotion is the important guarantee for the realization of overall objective.

All kinds of Chongqing’s intermediate and advanced vocational schools and re-employment training institutions will have a vocational education market of 5 million people, according to the estimation.

Zhang Yingling