lies in the southern part in Guangdong province. It is not only
the economical peculiar area but also the important port. It is
1266 square kilometers in area. The population is 550 thousand.
Zhuhai located at the southern edge of the Zhujiang Delta. In Zhuhai, there is plain, hilly land and terrace
area. Along the coast, there are 140 islands, so we call here "Islands City" The western area is covered by a lot of rivers. It is the maritime monsoon climate in the south inferior torrid zone. The average temperature is 22.4 degree Celsius, and the average precipitation is 1,990mm. The black period can last 360 days. About the mineral resources, mainly, there is quartz sand, granite and building sand.
Nearby, the Wanshan Fishery is one of the biggest in Guangdong.
Major industries include electronic, communication apparatus, food, chemical industry and textile. And also there is machine, cloth-making, sewing, leather and metallurgical industry. Among them, the products of electronic, communication apparatus, drink and leather goods occupy important positions in China. The foreign capital companies are the most important
part of the industry value.
In agriculture, mainly, there is rice, sugarcane, tobacco, peanut, fruit, flax, vegetable and aquatic product, etc. The highway and water transport are both convenient. The big ships can be moored here. And Zhuhai and nearly 10 cities in China are open to navigation. It is the most important port for the imports and exports, it
is also the important base of rear-service supply for the Nanhai Oil field.
The gulf here is very beautiful. It is full of wonderful mountains, and the climate here is very comfortable. There are lots of places of interest or playground, such as
Xiangzhou Gulf, Shuigangtou, Jiuzhoucheng, Seaside Park, Tangjia Port, Lianquan Cave, the International Golf Court and so on. The traditional specialties are crab, lobster, oyster, squid, fruit and flowers.