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Introduction

Member Regional Governments China Hubei Province Introduction

Lu Hao

  • NationChina
  • Government NameHubei Province
  • GovernorWang Xiaodong

History

  • It was originally called E and Huguang Province together with Hunan Province. In 1667 the province was divided into north and south by Dongting Lake.
  • During the Spring and Autumn period, , it was called the Chuo province because it was the area of Cho Dynasty, and the Prince of E built the capital in Wuhan and called E Province.

Basic Information


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Geography and Climate
  • Area : 185,900 square kilometers
  • Location : east of Anhui, south of Jiangxi, Hunan, west of Chongqing, northwest and Shaanxi border, north and adjacent to Henan
  • Geomorphology : the three sides from the high, the middle of low, open south, north of the gap is not complete basin
  • Climate : subtropical monsoon humid climate, adequate light, rich in calories, abundant rainfall, rain and heat season
Population
  • Population: 58.51 million (2015)
District and Organization
  • Provincial government : 12 provincial cities, 1 autonomous prefecture, 3 straight pipe city, 1 forest area
  • Provincial Government Location : Wuhan City
  • Organization : Governor (1), vice governor (7), bureau (43)
Major Events
  • China Yichang Three Gorges International Tourism Festival
Cultural Heritage
  • Yellow Crane Tower, Wudang Mountain, Xiling Gorge
Sister Cities (Date)
  • Ohio, USA (1979.10), Alabama, USA (1985.10), Galati County, Romanian (1987.5), Southern Province, Cameroon (1993.10), Brest, Bellevue (1994.2), Kiev, Ukraine (1994.3), Aquitaine Region, France(1996.5), Chu, Kyrgyzstan (1997.1), Lorraine Region, France (1998.2), Saratov State, Russia (2002.12), Wright, Philippines (2004.2), Highland Province, Netherlands (2006.4), Tyler Mark County, Norway (2006.5), Saxony, Germany (2007.6), El Oro, Ecuador (2007.11), Gaza, Mozambique (2008.10), Coya Marina, Poland (2011.6), Dalana, Sweden (2011.9), Wallonia, Belgium (2012.6), Campania region, Italy (2013.10), Eastern Azerbaijan Province, Iran (2014.7), Agere - Mosson – Shops, Hungary (1988.10), Chungcheongbuk-do Province, Korea (2014.11)

Economic Status


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Economic Status
  • GRDP (RMB) : 295.5 billion yuan (2015)
  • Per capita income : 20,026 yuan (2015)
Main Industries
  • Steel, automotive, chemical, and optoelectronics
Main Products
  • Agricultural and fishery products : food, cotton, oil, vegetables, meat, fresh water products
  • Products : automotive, metallurgy, steel, machinery, fiber, electricity, chemicals, building materials
  • Handicrafts : Hanxiu
Major Companies
  • Wuhan Iron and Steel (Group) Company, Daohuaxiang Group Co., Ltd., Dongfeng Automobile Group Co., Ltd.,
Major Industrial Belt(Project)
  • Wuhan Economic and Technological Development Zone, Wuhan Donghu New Technology Industrial Development Zone,

Others

  • Department : Foreign Affairs Office of Hubei Provincial People 's Government
  • Address: Wuchang Bay Road, Wuhan City, Hubei Province 3
  • Phone : + 86-27-87894227
  • Fax : + 86-27-87811262
  • Official Website : http://www.hubei.gov.cn