Social undertakings in Luzhou
Science and technology
As of the end of 2018, Luzhou has added 1 provincial key laboratory, 1 provincial engineering technology research center, 4 incubators of science and technology enterprises above the provincial level, and 16 national high-tech enterprises. The annual output value of high-tech reached 38.1 billion yuan, an increase of 21.8%. There are 194 newly identified Municipal Science and technology enterprises, with a total of 869. By the end of the year, 162 contracts were registered in the city's technology market, with a transaction value of 939 million yuan, including 345 million yuan of technology transactions. In the whole year, 3333 patent applications were accepted and 1787 patents were authorized, including 153 invention patents.