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The impression of Shenyang
source: Shenyang Portal Website  2017-12-28 14:55

Shenyang is the capital of Liaoning province, the economic, culture, transportation and business center of NE China.The geographical area of Shenyang is 13,000 square kilometers. Resident population is 8.291 million by the end of 2015 with an year-on-year increase of 0.05%.It has 10 districts, 3 counties (cities) and 3 national development zones.

Shenyang is rich in cultural background. It's been known to the world as 'a birthplace of Qing dynasty, the kingdom of two emperors'. Shenyang is the first batch of famous historic and cultural city of China. It owns 3 world cultural heritage, the imperial palace of Qing dynasty, Fu Tomb and Zhao Tomb, and more than 1500 historical and cultural site including Xinle Historical Site, Home-heritage site for the Xibo People, the 4 towers and 7 temples of Ming and Qing dynasty, and Commander Zhang's Mansion.

Shenyang has obvious regional advantages. It owns intensive high-speed rail, highway and intercity railway network, and the largest railway marshalling station and air harbour of NE China.Shenyang combines its seven surrounding cities, Anshan, Fushun, Benxi, Yingkou, Liaoyang, Tieling and Fuxin to form the Shenyang economic area to share their abundant resources and have mutual complements in economy. It's a new national industrial comprehensive matched reform experiment zone.

Shenyang has profound foundation in development and complete industrial categories. It's famous for its equipment manufacturing industry all over the nation. It owns competitive industries including motor vehicle and its parts, modern architecture, deep processing of agricultural products, and deep processing of chemical engineering, iron and non-ferrous metals. It's the national level experimental zone for the integration of informatization and industrialization. Financial industry is developing rapidly in Shenyang. There are as many as 726 financial and financial service institutes in Shenyang and have made Shenyang the financial center of NE China. Besides, Shenyang is rich in scientific research power and talents. Right now, there are 44 regular institutions of higher learning, and 28 national engineering research centers and key laboratories.

Shenyang is quite active in diplomatic relations. It has already achieved economic and trade contact with 188 countries and regions, has established sister city relationship with 18 cities of 13 countries, has established sister city relationship with 63 cities of 21 countries, and has opened 59 international flight lines. 87 world-top-500 enterprises including American General, German BMW and France Michelin Group have set up 152 enterprises in Shenyang.

Shenyang is the national civilized city, national environmental protection demonstration city, national forestry city and national garden city. It's the national new type industrial comprehensive matched reform experiment zone and demonstration region for integration of informatization and industrialization. At present, Shenyang is boosting the construction of national central city, advanced equipment manufacturing industrial base, ecological livable city and making all effort to promote the overall revitalization of the old industrial base.

Editor: 周盼