In the fourth quarter of 2008, the shipbuilding industry entered the downturn period, with the weak global shipping market adding more pressure. The shipbuilding industry is almost frozen, and the companies' busi-ness performances result turned in red all at once. While the industry leaders and experts were shocked at the weak-ness, the supporting industries of this sector, which used to be dependent on shipbuilding industry, have begun a quick development in Nantong, Weihai,Wuzhou and other places, stirring the"dead" shipbuilding industry. Just after the lunar New Year, as one of the ten re-vitalization plans, shipbuilding industry stimulus plan was issued, and the policy has a clear favor of ship machinery manu-facturing industry, than shipbuilding in-dustry. The industry experts agree on that,from the revitalization plan, the country seems to have realized that the support-ing industry should take a more important role in this strategic industry, shipbuilding industry.