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The Ecosystem of Shanghai Startups

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Transportation
#2 worldwide
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Education
#3 worldwide
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Hardware & IoT
#4 worldwide

notable startups
startup iconHacker Technology
startup iconMangatoon
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ecosystem description

The Startup Ecosystem of Shanghai is ranked at number 7 globally, and shows a positive momentum increasing 3 spots since 2020. Shanghai also ranks at number 2 in China, and 2 in East Asia.

Shanghai is an ideal place to locate for Transportation, Education and Hardware & IoT startups. As the most popular industries in Shanghai, there is a sample of 280 Transportation startups in Shanghai, 158 Education startups in Shanghai, and 125 Hardware & IoT startups in Shanghai, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is also a sample of 1086 startups in Shanghai, 2 accelerators in Shanghai, 4 coworking spaces in Shanghai, 2 organizations in Shanghai and no leaders in Shanghai.

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Hacker Technology is an innovative technology company Read more
Megatoon is an entertainment platform that allows creators to upload their comic novels and receive compensation for their work. Users can purchase coins to read the comics. Read more
At italki, you can get 1-on-1 language lessons from a teacher in China, Egypt, Japan, South America -- anywhere. Teachers tutor you through VOIP for as low as $4 USD / hour. italki's platform works like an ebay for language teaching services, with teachers setting their own prices and building reputations. italki also provides a social learning experience: find language partners for practice, ask questions, and get your foreign language essays corrected by a friendly community. Read more
Jianshu is a website and mobile application that allows users to read and write Chinese and English versions of books Read more
Glow is an ambitious enterprise that uniquely applies the power of data science to health. Our personal health tracking products illuminate health through data, and empower people with new information about their bodies. We regularly consult medical advisors to ensure that our information is accurate and relevant. Read more
Mabang ERP is a provider of software and IT services. Read more
ThePaper.cn is an online media startup. Read more
China Unionpay Merchant Services provides professional POS terminal services. Read more
TouchPal dedicates itself to improving the usability of mobile devices via the innovative software it designs and brings to the market. One of its primary products is TouchPal Keyboard, the No. 1 keyboard in the world in terms of the product’s user experience and the number of the global users. It has over 350 million users distributed in 175 countries, and supports 100+ languages. Most well-known brands, such as Huawei, ZTE, Lenovo, HTC, Sony, Alcatel, and etc., preload TouchPal as the default keyboard of their smartphones. With TouchPal Keyboard, typing on a smartphone is not only fast, but also fun! Read more
70mai engages in the sales of smart car electronics products. Read more
Zongmu Technology is a Chinese self-driving tech firm. Read more
Zhen Zero Technology is a software firm focused on the field of a smart management contract to build one financial industry law system. Read more
Going-Link is an Enterprise services company. Read more
2345.com is software that helps users find websites faster, without having to remember complex web addresses Read more
NextVPU develops innovative computing visual processor and AI application products. Their solutions have been used in robots, UAV, autonomous cars, security systems and more. In addition, they have researched and developed the AngelEye Smart Glass, which is an auxillary equipment for the visually impaired to perceive the world. Read more
Youlai.cn is a Healthcare Company. Read more
Panli is a online shopping platform. Read more
Gokuai Network Disk is a cloud-storage service providing file synchronization and sharing services for enterprise and team users. Read more
Emotibot connects people, devices, content, and services. Read more
MedSci provides strategies, solutions and services to pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device organization. Read more
DFRobot is an open-source hardware and STEM education solution provider Read more
Duitang is a photo sharing social platform. Read more
Distrii is a co-working spaces operator, currently with 16 co-working spaces in Beijing and Shanghai. Read more
IntraMirror is an app dedicated to the luxury and eCommerce industry. Read more
Moonton is a Chinese video game developer and publisher. Read more
Bouffalo Lab is a semiconductor chip design company that provides a full range of IoT solutions. Read more
9WEE is a game platform that engages in the development and operation of web games. Read more
Zhihuishu.com is an educational information manufacturer and internet education operator. Read more
GaiaWorks is a workforce management system developer. Read more
Duckbill is a logistics startup that provides container trucking transportation services. Read more
Pimax develops and creates 4K and 8K VR headsets. Read more
Petkit is a high-tech company dedicated to design and produce smart products for pets. Read more
Sunmi Technology is an innovation-based enterprise providing high performance, commercial hardware solutions. Read more
Ping An Healthcare Management is a medical data collection and analysis business owned by China’s Ping An Insurance Group. Read more
SOOGIF is an funny picture content platform provider company. Read more
55Haitao is a chinese cashback shopping guide for consumers to save money during online shopping. Read more
aniu.tv engages in the production and distribution of financial TV programs and new media videos. Read more
bShare seeks to help Advertisers and Publishers maximize their ad performance through Web & Social retargeting. Leveraging on bShare's network of 250,000 publishers, 1.2 Billion Daily Page Views and coverage of over 500 Million Unique Web users, and 60 Million Social Network users in China, bShare is poised to exploit the Online Advertising market in China, as an Ad Exchange, and a truly Supply Side Platform (SSP). Think Sharethis + Pubmatic.  Read more
Boohee is an online weight management operator that works as a health nutrition expert with AI powered analysis and services. Read more
HeyWhale is a data Science Collaborative Innovation Platform. Read more
Neo is an open-source, community driven platform that is leveraging the intrinsic advantages of blockchain technology to build the digital world of the future. Read more
Longzhu TV is a multimedia platform that broadcast and re-broadcast a pan-entertainment, e-commerce , games, sports, and other content. Read more
Worldwide Logistics offers international integrated logistics services. Read more
DataYes is China's leading edge financial technology company that offers a world-class and revolutionary global financial services platform. Read more
Genechem is a comprehensive provider of key genetic research services for diseases Read more
iPayLinks is a leading cross-border payment service provider in China, providing one-stop global payment solutions to Chinese enterprises. Read more
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Top Cities for Startups in China Ranked by StartupBlink

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