Congress Report
Photo: China National Tourism Administration Tokyo Office
Huangshan City

Head of City Government

Mr. Sun Yong, Mayor
Assumed the mayoralty in September 2019

Location

Area

9,807 km2

Population

1,500,000 (2010)

GDP

CNY64.5 billion (2017)

Upper tier

Anhui Province


Geographic features

Prefecture-level city located in the southern part of Anhui Province. The city is mountainous and Mt. Huangshan, located in the city, is one of the most celebrated landscapes in China. It is known for its pine trees, granite peaks, sea of clouds, winter snow and hot springs.

Main industries

Tourism, infrastructure construction, real estate, agricultural products and processing, trade and business, industries such as IT, energies, instruments and metres (2010)

City symbols

City tree: Huangshan pine
City flower: Huangshan azalea
City bird: Red-billed leiothrix

Number of visitors

Total 51,870,000 (Foreign tourists: 2,150,000) (2016)

Administrative divisions

Huangshan City --- 3 districts, 4 counties



Source: Official website of Huangshan City

(As of September, 2019)