Home | Hotels | Hotels Video | China Flights | China Train Tickets | Main cities | China map | Contact us | Reservation Status  

Jiaxing Travel China, Jiaxing Tour Guide

Hotels for your stay in Jiaxing    Jiaxing News
China Jiaxing City:

General Information:
Jiaxing, a major city in Zhejiang Province, stretches out on the great plain of Hanghzou-Jiaxing-Huzhou, with Shanghai to its east, Hangzhou to its west, Suzhou to its north and Hangzhou Bay to its south. Covering an area of 39.15 million square meters with a population of 3.28 million, Jiaxing has five counties (namely Jiashan, Pinghu, Haiyan, Haining and Tongxiang) and two districts (namely Xiucheng and Jiaoqu) under its jurisdiction. In 1997, its gross domestic product amounted to 42 billion yuan with GDP per capita reaching 12,766 yuan.
Long known as a "land of fish and rice" and the "home of silk", Jiaxing is a nationalcommodity grain base and one of Zhejiang's important production bases for farm andsideline products. The amount of the commodity grain supplied by the city accounts for 20% of the province's total; Its output of freshwater fish ranks second in the province; Its output of silkworm cocoon constitutes over 50% of the province's total ; and its output of white steam filature accounts for 40% of the province's total and 20% of the nation's total.

Jiaxing has a sound base of industry. Now an industrial system complete with a fairly variety of branches including silk, wool, mechanical, chemical, paper and electronic industries has been established. Its knit, silk and leather garments have been renowned both at home and abroad. Jiaxing also boast quite a few of products of some repute, such as wool fabric, industrial technological paper and refrigerator compressor.

Jiaxing enjoys fast and convenient communications. The Shanghai-Hangzhou double-tracking railways traverse the territory. The Shanghai-Hang- zhou Expressway which will be open to traffic at the end of 1998 has five exits in Jiaxing area. Port Zhapu, which is 40 kilometers away from the city proper, enjoys uniquely favorable sea-and-river coordina ted transport facilities. It was accepted as a first-grade state port open to the outside world. Traversed by the Grand Canal, Jiaxing has a crisscross network of inland waterways . Advanced management has been employed in its highway system. Jiaxing is becoming a communications hub connecting Zhejiang with Shanghai, Jiangsu and Anhui.

Jiaxing boasts of smooth telecommunications facilities and rich energy resources. The "East China Power Base" has taken shape. In the area, there is the first nuclear power station designed by China, Qiushan Nuclear Power Plant, whose installed capacity of nuclear power will reach 3 million kilowatts at the beginning of the next century. The Jiaxing Power Plant is to be built into one with an installed capacity of 4.2 million kilowatts.

In 1997, Jiaxing was designated by the state as a pilot city for optimizing the investment structure. As a result, the Qianjiang Biochemical Co., Ltd was listed at Shanghai Securit ies Exchange; Zhejiang Mozhihua Group was chosen as an enterprise prepared to be listed for issuing shares in foreign currency (B shares); Minfeng Paper Mill, Zhongbao Daimengde Company and Jingxing Paper Industrial Co. are striving to be listed. Mea nwhile, a batch of high-tech projects producing high-grade quality products with high added value were introduced to the city, like projects producing automobile radical tire and inner tube, stainless steel standard components and cable-to-cable connecting wires as well as petrochemicals processing projects, thus having filled in the gaps in the sectors of industry and promoted the adjustment in the industrial structure. By the end of 1997, a total of 1,450 foreign-invested enterprises and joint ventures were approved for establishment, involving a contracted foreign inv stment of 1.676 billion US dollars with USD 499 million being actually invested. Among them are 51% projects with investment over USD 10 million. Across the city there are altogether 7 provincial-level economic development zones. Last year, a high-tech park was approved by the provincial government of Zhejiang to be established in Jiaxing.

Located in northeastern Zhejiang Province, the city of Jiaxing has Shanghai to the east, Hangzhou to the west, Taihu Lake to the north, and the East China Sea to the south. It is a renowned ancient town of rivers and lakes south of the Changjiang River and a "land of fish and rice and a silk producer" in the Hangzhou-Jiaxing-Huzhou Plain. Jiaxing boasts a beautiful scenery and many places of historic interest, such as South Lake and Qianfo Pavilion.
Main Cities in China Travel and China Hotels

Beijing Hotels China Guangzhou Hotels China Shanghai Hotels China Hongkong Hotels China Qingdao Hotels China Hangzhou Hotels China
Beijing Canton Shanghai Hong Kong Qingdao Hangzhou

Search China Hotels China Hotels:
Please Select a City:
Find Your Hotel With China Map
Show Calendar
Show Calendar
Currency Adults Child

Search China Flight Ticket China Flight:
One Way Round-Trip
Departure city:
Departure date:
Return date:

China Hotels info

Beijing Hotels, Shanghai Hotels
Guangzhou Hotels, Shenzhen Hotels
Hangzhou Hotels, Yiwu Hotels

China Travel info

Embassies and Consulates
China Health
China Currency
China Visa

China Tourist info

China Itineraries
Traditional Holidays
What to see in China
Weather in China

China Business info

Fairs and exhibitions
Shanghai Expo.
Canton Fair, Yiwu Fair
Institutional offices
China investment guide
Doing business in China

China Vacation info

China Map
China Travel Tourism News
Harbin Ice Lantern Festival
Hotels Reservation

China Province:

Hubei, Inner Mongolia
Jiangxi, Shaanxi, Tibet

China Cities:
China Introduction
Beijing Travel Info
Changchun Travel Info
Changsha Travel Info
Chengde Travel Info
Chengdu Travel Info
Chongqing Travel Info
Dali Travel Info
Dunhuang Travel Info
Guilin Travel Info
Haikou Travel Info
Hangzhou Travel Info
Harbin Travel Info
Nanning Travel Info
Ningbo Travel Info
Qingdao Travel Info
Shanghai Travel Info
Shenyang Travel Info
Shenzhen Travel Info
Suzhou Travel Info
Taian Travel Info
Tianjin Travel Info
Weihai Travel Info
Wuyishan Travel Info
Xiamen Travel Info
Xian Travel Info
Yangzhou Travel Info
Zhuhai Travel Info

| Home | Hotels | Hotels Video | China Flights | Flights Schedule | Pickup Service | Travel Packages | Affiliate | Add your hotels | Interprete Italiano-Cinese | Contact | Site Map | Link | FAQ | About Us
Copyright © 2001-2023 China Hotels Reservation - All Rights Reserved
Europe Office: ChinaHotelsReservation- Via Gerolamo Forni 64 - 20161 Milano - Fax 0291390522
China Office: China Travel(Hualv) Business co.,Ltd. - Tel 0086-577-88555070 Fax 0086-577-88522570
Xishan Donglu Xicen Gongyu 7 Zhuang 802 - 325005 Wenzhou China