Guangdong, Lianzhou area and Shu Daxia signed the contract successfully!
Lianzhou City, a county-level city hosted by Qingyuan City, Guangdong Province, is located in the northwest of Qingyuan City, Guangdong Province, upstream of the Xiaobeijiang River, adjacent to Yangshan County in the southeast, connecting Liannan County in the southwest, and Lanshan and Jianghua County in Hunan Province in the northwest. It is connected to the north and borders with Linwu County, Hunan Province, and northeast to Yizhang County, Hunan Province, with a total area of 2663.33 square kilometers.
Lianzhou City is located in the southern foot of Mengzhuling in the Nanling Mountains, west, north and east mountains, slightly lower in the middle, all are hilly areas. It belongs to the mid-subtropical monsoon climate zone and is affected by the monsoon throughout the year. The rivers in the territory belong to the Lianjiang River system, a tributary of the North River (branch of the Pearl River).
As of 2014, Lianzhou has jurisdiction over 10 towns and 2 ethnic townships. In 2016, the resident population of Lianzhou was 382,200, and there were 29 ethnic groups in the territory. The Han nationality is the main ethnic group, and the minority ethnic group is mainly Yao. In 2016, Lianzhou’s gross domestic product (GDP) was 13.721 billion yuan, and the per capita regional GDP reached 35951 yuan.