Jiangyin (江阴 市/江阴 市) is a county-level city on the southern bank of the Yangtze River and north of Tai Hu. It belongs to the administrative territory of the prefecture-level city of Wuxi, located in the southeast of Jiangsu Province, China, in the heart of the Yangtze River Delta. The gross domestic product per capita is high for China and is over 6000 U.S. dollars also.

The city is a road and rail transport, marine, river and canal boat nodes on the lower reaches of the Yangtze River. The Jiangyiner suspension bridge (3 km ) across the Yangtze River joins the southern half of the province ( Jiangnan ) with the northern half ( Subei ). In the near Jiangyin located in the huge masts of the Yangtze overhead line crossing, which are higher than the Eiffel Tower.

In Jiangyin about 1.2088 million inhabitants ( end of 2009), over an area of ​​986.98 km ². The city is bordered to the north by the cities of Changzhou and Nanjing and Suzhou and Shanghai to the east. In August 2005, the Planning Neustadt am began to develop the 188 km ² of area " Neustadt am Hafen" with economic and trade zones, etc. The new commercial space with locations for logistics and trade also includes green or ecology zones for residents and for tourism. port will change the face of the city in the long term.

  • 5.1 Jiangyin free trade zone
  • 5.2 German Park

Administrative Divisions

Jiangyin is composed of six road districts and eleven large communities. These are:

  • Road district Chengjiang (澄江 街道), seat of city government;
  • Road district Chengdong (城东 街道) is here the economic development zone (江阴 经济 开发区);
  • Road district Nanzha (南 闸 街道);
  • Road district Shengang (申 港 街道);
  • Road district Xiagang (夏 港 街道);
  • Road district Yunting (云亭 街道);
  • Greater community Changjing (长 泾 镇);
  • Greater community Gushan (顾 山镇);
  • Greater community Huangtu (璜 土 镇);
  • Greater community huashi (华 士 镇);
  • Greater community Ligang (利 港镇);
  • Greater community of Qingyang (青阳 镇);
  • Greater community Xinqiao (新 桥镇);
  • Greater community xuxiake (徐霞客 镇);
  • Greater community Yuecheng (月 城镇);
  • Large village Zhouzhuang (周庄镇);
  • Greater community Zhutang (祝 塘镇).

Climate and environment

Jiangyin is located in a temperate zone with four distinctly different seasons. Here reigns with an average annual temperature of 17.1 ° C, a pleasant climate. The area of Jiangyin features many interconnecting waters and fruitful fields. The area is a known " granary ". Crops are mainly rice, wheat, beets, forest products and fruit. Specialty of the region is the " Yangtse three - fish delicacy ".

Economic conditions

Jiangyin has a strong and solid industrial foundation. Key sectors are metal industry, textile industry, high-quality, precision engineering industry, color packaging industry, precision engineering and shipbuilding industry. With Huaxi, Sanfangxiang, Xingcheng, Yangguang, Chengxing, Hailan, Fa'ersheng, Xinchangjiang and Shenda nine of the largest companies have a manufacturing base in the city. Also have settled with Hong Kong Times, Wall Road, Jinjiang Metro and Walmart several large corporate chains. 19 shares companies were established during the last years. The automotive supplier industry is of great importance. Within two hours of the new town are, among others, Volkswagen Shanghai, Cheshi, Mazda Nanjing more than 10 automotive factories. At the site are now 200 auto suppliers, which represented 42 foreign companies, including KCW from Korea, Seanal, Du'ao'er, Jiangnan Mosu, SFI LTD and Xietong. Jiangyin occupied for years in terms of economic competitiveness front seats. In 2005, the gross domestic product was 78.8 billion yuan. Currently, there are in the city 146 research institutes, 80,000 professional technical qualities, six research stations and 14 provincial high- tech enterprises.



The total length of roads in the city is more than 500 kilometers. The Yangtze River Bridge is the longest span suspension bridge in Great China and connects the freeway Beijing -Shanghai ( Jinghu highway ) with the Hu - Ning Expressway (Shanghai -Nanjing ). The embankment motorway ( Jiang Ding in Shanghai - Changzhou) performs Jiangyin. In addition, Jiangyin is Xi - Cheng ( Jiangyin - Wuxi), Zhen - Cheng ( Jiangyin Zhenjiang ), Cheng- Chang ( Jiangyin - Changzhou) and Cheng- Zhang ( Jiangyin Zhangjiagang) connected with other parts of the country.


Commissioned in 2001, operating Xin - Chang Railway ( Xinyi in Jiangsu Changxing in Zhejiang ) runs through Jiangyin. In addition, the line Zhen - Nan leads ( in Zhengjiang Jiangsu Nanxiang in Shanghai), was first built in 1999, about Jiangyin.


Located near the city's airport are Shanghai Hongqiao (148 km), Shanghai Pudong (180 km), Nanjing Lukou (148 km), Wuxi Shuofang (55 km) and the airport Changzhou Benniu ( 60 km away). The Shanghai Pudong Airport is connected by 300 scheduled flights worldwide with more than 100 cities.


The Jiangyin port is located in Linguang. Its port cover is 20 million tons. It has been approved by China's State Council as the first public port in May 1992. He currently has 57 berths including 22 berths with the level of 10,000 tons. The port is an important collection and distribution center of the lower reaches of the Yangtze River materials such as petrochemical products, container, coal or grain.

By comparison, the port of Shanghai is 180 kilometers away from Jiangyin. Its port cover is 165 million tons. This has in the stage of ten thousand tons over 104 anchorages. The port of Zhangjiagang is located 8 kilometers from Jiangyin away. Its port cover is 20 million tons, he has 20 berths in the level of 10,000 tons.

Development zone "new town by the harbor "

The infrastructure and urban development project " New Town at the port " covers 188 km ² and is the medium change the face of the city sustainable. The petrochemical Park has among other things a Abwasserungszentrum and a combined heat and power plant. Production focuses on the fluid chemistry and warehouse equipment newly established. By the end of 2006, five quays with 60,000 m³ capacity for production of chemicals and 20,000 cubic meters of heavy oil are managed in the garden. An expanding focus of the industrial park is the petrochemical industry. For petrochemical plants and for additional 3.8 km ² are provided. The New Town at the harbor on the south by the Cheng- Chang motorway and to the east by Ligang River. The precision engineered range covers an area of around 100 hectares. He has now a complete infrastructure. Created a future-oriented economy system with a long and continuous production chain involving the heavy machinery and shipbuilding, as well as the environmental protection industry. In October 2003, a Chinese Main Customs Office was approved. It is one of the two "network monitoring on processing trades" of the country.

Jiangyin free trade zone

The logistics center in bond (B- type) is one of the new functional areas in the New Town. In the first stage, the area is 0.6 km ². In the middle is the customs administration zone.

German Park

As part of the development zone is to create a 100 -acre German - mechanical park to be designed and operated with the involvement of German partners.

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Townships: Chong'an - Nanchang - Beitang - Binhu - Huishan - Xishan

Independent Cities: Jiangyin - Yixing

  • Location in Jiangsu
  • District-free city (China)
  • Million city