Guangdong, Chenghai area and Shu Daxia signed the contract successfully!
Chenghai District, a district under the jurisdiction of Shantou City, Guangdong Province, is located in the east of Guangdong Province, the northeast of Shantou City, the mouth of the Hanjiang Delta, the northeast borders Raoping County, Chaozhou City, the northwest border Chaoan District, the southwest borders Shantou Longhu District, the southeast Nan’ao County faces each other across the sea. The Tropic of Cancer traverses the district, with a total area of 367 square kilometers. As of 2019, Chenghai District has jurisdiction over 3 streets and 8 towns, with a permanent population of 827,000.
Chenghai is one of the famous hometowns of overseas Chinese in Guangdong Province. The overseas Chinese have a profound historical and cultural heritage. Since ancient times, they have been the departure port and important node of the “Maritime Silk Road.” “Spiritual Homeland” and the Root-seeking Base are the hometowns of the Red Head Ship. Chenghai has a long history of living overseas. Overseas Chinese have spread all over the world on all continents. The former residence of Chen Cihong is known as “the first residence of overseas Chinese in Lingnan”.
Chenghai District is the “China Toys and Gifts City”, “China Toys Manufacturing Base”, the only recognized “smart toy creative design and manufacturing industry base” in the National Torch Plan, and the only “China Toys and Gifts Export Base” in the country.
In 2018, Chenghai District’s GDP was 51.897 billion yuan, an increase of 6.8% over the previous year. Among them, the added value of the primary industry was 3.519 billion yuan, an increase of 4.9%; the added value of the secondary industry was 29.507 billion yuan, an increase of 9.2%; the added value of the tertiary industry was 18.87 billion yuan, an increase of 3.4%.