Jinzhou,stituated in the southwest of Liaoning province ,is a two thousand year old city possessing a mix of traditional and modem culture with many historical sites illustrating it's remarkable past. Jinzhou has been,and is today,a place of strategic importance because of its unique geographical location.It is also a dynamic modem port city with an enormous potential for economic growth.
Jinzhou has a very strategic geographical location.To the South Jinzhou facesthe Bohai Sea,to the North Jinzhou nestles against Songling Mountain Range.Jinzhou is located in the southwest of Liaoning province,linking the Northeast(liaoning Province,Jilin Province,and Heilongjiang Province)to Huabei district which includes;(Beijing and Tianjing and Hehei Province and Inner Mongolia).Railways between Beijing and Haerbin,Qinghuangdao and Shenyang,also the highway Beijing and Haerbin,and the expressway between Beijing and Shenyang all go through Jinzhou.
Jinzhou has come to be known as"an hour city center"because it only takes onehour to get to other surrounding cities such as Fuxin and Chaoyang using the Na-tional Highway No.102.Jinzhou Port is the northern most port of all coastal citiesof China,it is a first-class commercial port ranking 20th among all Chinese ports.Jinzhou airport is the only civil aviation airport in western Liaoning provincewith international 4C certification.Jinzhou has quick access to all of China andthe world since it has implemented regular flights to Beijing.Jinzhou's geographical location with advanced transportation has not only strengthened Jinzhou and surrounding areas economy and culture but also established Jinzhou as a logistic centre of northeast and a center city for the western part of Liaoning-province.
Jinzhou has abundant natural resources and is known as the"city on the sea"It has 99.7 kilometres of coastline,177 square kilometers of beach,and 167 squarekilometres of fishing grounds.
Jinzhou is one of the main producers of salt in Liaoning province.It is also richin natural resources such as oil,natural gas,coal,limestone,bentonite,fluorite,andgranite.In resent years 48 varieties of minerals have been discovered of which22 have been expanded into business enterprises with Bentonite's reserves ranking the first in Asia.
Jinzhou is one of the key business cities in China with a wide range of industriesand was once regarded as"a newly developed industral area"in the 1960s.The firsttransistor,quartz glass,nylon,electronic bombardment chamber,and artificial plastic flower were all made in Jinzhou;these industries developed a strong foundation for developing the old industry base of Northease.Jinzhou has formed a stable industry base such as; petrol-chemical,mechanic and electronic.Daoguang 25th Liquor is well known in domestic and overseas markets and has established areputation of producing a good product.China's Three Gorges Project and "ShenZhou V"China's first manned spaceship all use products made in Jinzhou.
Jinzhou has advanced in education and scientific research,including 6 universities/colleges and 60 scientific research institution which rank 3rd in Liaoning province.Jinzhou was ranked 40th among the 50 top cities in China in terms of its"Comprehensive Strength",referring to the variety of strengths it possess including;resources,econoy,science and technology,education and politics.Jinzhou has advanced communications to the rest of China and worldwideit is one of the three biggest communications hubs in Northeast China.Jinzhoupeople are used to having effective communications and rank first for mobilephone usage in Liaoning province.Jinzhou has worked hard at developing a strongcommunication with the outside world using the latest technology,and understands it is necessary to promote business investment.
Jinzhou has a rich tourist resource with many scenic and historic sites,ofwhich some are protected by the Chinese central government,including 5 culturalprotected sites and I forest protected area.The "Heavenly Bridge"of Jinzhou Bijia Mountain is one of the unique natural wonders in the world,with the moving of the tides"Heavenly Bridge"will appear and disappear.At low tide a natural path appears allowing tourists to walk to Bijia Mountain at high tide it is deep enough for boats to pass.Sanqing Temple,at the top of Bijia Mountain,has the only Pangu Statue,(a Chinese fairy story that Pangu created the world),that is actually not on the coast but in the North China sea. In addition, it has aunique blend of Confucianisum,Taoism,and Buddhism relics.Fengguo Temple in Yixian has seven large Buddha's all having the sae face but with different gestures these rank seventh among Sakyamunis in the world and first in China.Mount Yiwulu is the most famous mountain in Northeast China,its spectacular beauty is only part of what this magnificent mountain has to offer.Kwan-yin Virgin Mary of Qingyan Temple with elaborate sculptures attracts countless tourists every year.
Jinzhou sincerely welcomes our friends from all over the world to coming to Jinzhou as either a tourist or an investor and see for your self what we have to offer.
Jinzhou would like to create a bright future together with our friends worldwide.