The province attempts to construct a favorable legalized, globalized and convenient environment for business operation. It has adopted a series of persistent policies to encourage foreign investment and to widen the ﬂexible use of foreign funds so as to promote the development of the province’s economy. In 2018 the province’s actual use of foreign direct investment amounts to US$ 17 billion, an increase of 7 percent. Of the world’s top 500 enterprises, 84 have set up enterprises in Anhui by means of setting up joint ventures or independent ventures, with an increase of 4 new enterprises. Their investments involve more than 30 sectors such as new energy vehicles, equipment manufacturing, electronics and electrical appliances, new materials, modern ﬁnance and integrated services.