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Introduction

Member Regional Governments China Shaanxi Province Introduction

ZHAO YIDE

  • NationChina
  • Government NameShaanxi Province
  • GovernorZHAO YIDE

History

  • During the Xizhou period, Shaanxi was named after its location in the western district of Shanyuan.
  • During the Spring and Autumn periods, it was part of the Qin Dynasty.
    Since the 11th century, Shaaxi was the old capital of 13 different dynasties such as Zhou, Qin, Han and Tang.

Basic Information


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Geography and Climate
  • Area : 205,800 ㎢
  • Location : connecting the east and central regions of China and the northwest and southwest
  • Geomorphology : long and narrow, high in the north and the south, low in the middle, plateaus, mountains, plains and basins and other terrains.
  • Climate : subtropical, warm and temperate
Population
  • 38,760,210(2019, settled population)
District and Organization
  • Administrative Divisions: 10 prefecture-level cities, 30 districts, 6 country-level cities, 71 counties (end of 2018)
  • Location of the provincial government: Xi’an
  • Organization: Governor(1), Vice-governor(7)
Major Events
  • China East-West Cooperation, Investment, and Trade Fair
Cultural Heritage
  • Qin Shi Huang Mausoleum, Terracotta Warriors and Horses, Huaqing pool, Big Wild Goose Pagoda
Sisterhood & Friendship Provinces / Cities
  • Japan: Kyoto Prefecture(July 1983), Kagawa Prefecture(April 1994), Nara Prefecture (Sept 2011), Ehime Prefecture(July 2016)
  • Korea: Gyeongsangbuk-do Province(April 2013), Sejong Special Self-Governing City(May 2013)
  • Russia: Kaluga Region(Aug 2000)
  • Others: Minnesota State, US(Oct 1982); Antwerp Province, Belgium(May 1985); Treviso Province, Italy(July 1988); Csongrád Province, Hungary (Nov 1995); Umbria Region, Italy(Nov 1995); Mato Grosso, Brazil (Dec 1996); Thuringia, Germany (Nov 1997); Groningen Province, Netherlands(Oct 2003); Sukhothai, Thailand (May 2005); Jabyl Province, Kazakhstan(April 2008); Boozawa County, Romania(April 2008); Cairo, Egypt(April 2008); Drenthe, Netherlands(April 2010); Yukon Region, Canada(Sept 2012); Chüy Region, Kyrgystan(May 2014); Wyoming(June 2015); Nebraska(Nov 2016), US

Economic Status


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Economic Status
  • GRDP : 26,182 bln CNY (2020)
  • Per Capita Income : 67,545 CNY (2020)
Main Industries
  • Machinery manufacturing, aerospace, electronic information, tourism
Main Products
  • Agricultural and Fishery Products: wheat, corn, cotton, pomegranate, red dates
  • Products : machinery, textile, food, electronics, coal
  • Handicrafts : Tao Xun, paper cutting, household farmer painting
Major Companies
  • Shijijinhua Corporation
Major Industrial Belt(Project)
  • Xi'an Economic and Technological Development Zone, Shaanxi Aviation Economic and Technological Development Zone, Shaanxi Aerospace Economic and Technological Development Zone, Hanzhong Economic and Technological Development Zone, Shenfu Economic and Technological Development Zone

Others

  • Department : Foreign Affairs Office of Shaanxi Provincial People 's Government
  • Address : 陕西省西安市新城区西新街1号
  • Phone : +86-29-63917281
  • Fax : +86-29-63917356
  • Official Website : http://www.sxfao.gov.cn