Maps & Infographics

Learn more on the Chinese market by browsing our different maps and infographics

Sichuan is…

  • The second largest of the Chinese provinces.
  • One of the country’s major provinces in terms of population, resources, economic development, and technological advancement.
  • A major production area for lithium-ion batteries.
  • The home to more than 30% of the world’s giant pandas

Sichuan has…

  • Completely integrated industrial sectors producing high-quality machinery, electronics, metallurgical products, chemicals, building materials, foodstuffs, and silk.
  • Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport, it is the fourth-largest airport in China. It’s a modern airport with all the facilities and functions.
  • The heart and nerve centre, the Sichuan Basin area, also called the Red Basin (Hongpen), from economic, political, geographical, and historical points of view. Some consider this region to be China in a microcosm, and often as a country within the country.
  • One of the most diversified ranges of ethnic groups in all of China, including Han (Chinese), Yi (Lolo), Tibetans, Miao (Hmong), Tujia, Hui (Chinese Muslims), and Qiang.

Henan is: 

  • the third most populated province in China, after Guangdong and Shandong
  • a major wheat and cotton-producing province
  • a province with a growing variety of heavy industries, such as chemical works and tractor plants, and light industries, such as the production of textiles, appliances, and electronic equipment. 
  • an important junction in China’s railway system. Zhengzhou is at the junction of China’s two greatest trunk railways, the line running from Beijing to Guangzhou and the Longhai line, which runs from the east coast to Xinjiang, in the far northwest. 

Henan has:

  • hydroelectric power from the Sanmen project supply burgeoning industries in Zhengzhou, Luoyang, and Kaifeng
  • been deluged by unusually slow-moving rain storms the past week, displacing hundreds of thousands of people and causing 1.22 billion yuan (about $190 million) of economic damage.

Zhejiang is…

  • One of the smallest province-level political units of China, but it is also one of the most densely populated and affluent.
  • One of the leading provinces in China in terms of farm productivity.
  • A leader in tea production and fishing.

Zhejiang has…

  • The “double eight strategy” that identifies Zhejiang’s eight strengths in terms of economic structure, geological position, coordinated development of urban and rural areas, ecology, mountain and ocean resources, environment, and culture.
  • 22 national-level economic development zones.
  • 8 airports including Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport which is one of China’s 12 main airports.

Shandong is…

  • China’s pivotal cultural and religious center 
  • one of the richest provinces in China
  • the second-largest consumer market (in terms of retail sales) after Guangdong. Retail sales of consumer goods reached RMB 3,577.1 billion in 2019 (8.7% of China’s total)

Shandong has…

  • a well-developed rail network system comprising the Beijing-Shanghai Railway, and the Beijing-Kowloon Railway
  • 8 civil airports and seven seaports, including Qingdao Port
  • major exports comprising machinery, electronics, textiles, garments, chemical products, plastics and related products, base metals, and related products

Jiangsu is…

  • an important IT manufacturing base in China that focuses on the development of new and high technology products
  • partnering with Singapore through the China-Singapore Suzhou Industrial Park (SIP) and Singapore-Nanjing Eco Hi-Tech Island (SNEHTI) project. Singapore companies continued to show strong interest in Jiangsu province, with 10 commercial projects signed at the 14th Singapore-Jiangsu Cooperation Council (SJCC) meeting (2020)

Jiangsu has…

  • the volume of the digital economy reached four trillion RMB, accounting for over 40 percent of the province’s GDP (2019)
  • the export value of electronic products amounted to 1,796 billion RMB (or 66 percent of total export value). Major export markets included the United States, Japan, and South Korea (2019)
  • It’s GDP increased by 3.7 percent to reach 10.27 trillion RMB in 2020 despite the COVID-19 pandemic

Guangdong is…

  • The most populous province of China and the 15th-largest by area (179,800 km²)
  • The province with the largest economy in China
  • The world’s 4th largest sub-national economy with a GDP of 10.77 trillion RMB (2019)

Guangdong has…

  • The Pearl River Delta Economic Zone, a Chinese megalopolis, is a core for high technology, manufacturing, and foreign trade
  • 14 enterprises from Guangdong got in Fortune Global 500: Ping An Insurance of China, Huawei Investment, Zhengwei International, China Southern Power Grid, Country Garden, etc. (2020)
  • 71 enterprises from Guangdong were in the Top 500 Enterprises of China (2020)