Fenghua, situated at the shore of the East China Sea and the coast of Xiangshan Port, is the important transportation hub and the sub-central city in the south of Ningbo. It has 1277 square kilometers of land area and 91 of sea area with 63 kilometers of coastline. The registered population is 490,000.
Fenghua enjoys developed transportation and obvious advantage in geography. It is in the 15-30min of traffic circle from Ningbo Lishe International Airport and Ningbo Port, which is an international deepwater port. The coastal passages including Shenyang-Haikou Expressway, Ningbo-Taizhou-Wenzhou Expressway, Ningbo-Jinhua Expressway, and Ningbo-Taizhou-Wenzhou Railway traverse Fenghua. Besides, Ningbo-Fenghua intercity railway and Fenghua section of Ningbo Rail Transit go in full operation. Therefore, Fenghua is included into the “Golden Triangle” area of the 2h traffic among Shanghai and Hangzhou.
Fenghua is the place gathering talented people. Besides, it is the holy land of Maitreya and hometown of Chiang Kai-shek and his family. As early as five or six thousand years ago, Mingshanhou Culture was established. Around 4200 years ago, Jinzi Country was set up which was famous in the central China at that time. It is where Maitreya’s embodiment, named Budai monk was borne, became a monk, achieved excellent practice, got perfect rest, and got buried. Besides, it is the hometown of Chiang Kai-shek and Chiang Ching-kuo who were famous in modern history.
Fenghua enjoys superior natural environment. It is an outstanding tourism city in China. The forest coverage rate of the whole city reaches 66%. The air quality of Fenghua achieves the national primary standard more than 300 days each year. It is the National Health City, Zhejiang Provincial Ecological City and Zhejiang Provincial Environmental Protection Model City. Xikou Town, which is the hometown of Chiang Kai-shek and his family and Tengtou Village, which is one of the Global Top 500 in Ecology and World Top 10 Harmonious Villages were selected in the sole representative case of Asia in the Pavilion of Future and the sole rural case of Urban Best Practices Area of Shanghai Expo respectively. They are National AAAAA-Level Tourist Spots.
The industries in Fenghua are developed. It is one of the "Top 100 Economy Cities" and "Top 100 Comprehensive Strength Cities". In 2016, it achieved RMB48.83 billion Yuan of total output value and RMB3.71 billion Yuan of general public finance budget. The per-capita disposable income of urban residents and per-capita net income of rural residents averaged RMB45,371 Yuan and RMB25,885 Yuan respectively. It was listed in the Counties (Cities) with Most Investment Value in Yangtze River Delta. Fenghua has abundant natural resources. It has ten leading agricultural products including honey peach, bamboo shoot, taro, flowers and nursery-grown plants, strawberries, sea farming, etc. It is the Demonstration County of National Leisure Agriculture and Rural Tourism and the first batch of "Comprehensive Good County in Characteristics of Agriculture and Competitive Industries” in Zhejiang Province. It has obvious industrial block cluster. The modern industry system taking the shipbuilding, automobile and parts, pneumatic components, kitchen and bath accessories, and clothing as the leading has been basically formed. Besides, the new material, new energy, new equipment, new generation of information technology and other kinds of strategic emerging industries are well developed. It has six national brands like "Romon" and "Aiyimei". The modern logistics, trade, ecological property and other modern service industries are developing rapidly.
Fenghua is a livable vibrant and industry-adaptable district. Fenghua will carry forward the construction of modern health and beautiful new district, urban economic development area, industrial innovation demonstration zone, smart trade logistic area, international cultural tourism leisure area and the best ecological residential resort. With the spirit of "Enlightenment and Exploitation, Harmony and Happy", Fenghua invites the various circles of society to start undertakings, make innovations and spend holidays here.