Airport City Manchester was launched in 2012 and has since attracted high profile international companies.
The 5m sq ft site will encompass offices, advanced manufacturing and logistics facilities, along with hotels and retail. Directly adjacent to Manchester Airport, it is perfectly positioned for business with the UK, Europe and the world.
President of China Xi Jinping visited Airport City and Manchester Airport as the closing event in his UK state visit – generating over 5,000 pieces of international media coverage. Along with Prime Minister David Cameron, President Xi launched the £130million ‘China Cluster’ at Airport City and direct route from Manchester to Beijing with Hainan Airlines.Offices
Airport City announced plans for its first international road show to China, which took place in June 2014 and attracted 200 delegates across four key cities.
Manchester Airports Group announced a joint venture agreement with Beijing Construction Engineering Group, Carillion and the Greater Manchester Pension Fund to deliver Airport City Manchester.Media hub