Where is Yiwu?
Yiwu, a county-level city under the jurisdiction of Zhejiang Province, is managed by Jinhua City. Jinhua-Yiwu, Hangzhou, Ningbo, and Wenzhou are the four major regional central cities in Zhejiang; Yiwu is located in the central part of Zhejiang, in the east of the Jinqu Basin, surrounded by mountains in the east, south and north of the city, 58.15 kilometers long from north to south and 44.41 kilometers wide from east to west, with an area of 1,105.46 square kilometers. According to the seventh census data, as of 00:00 on November 1, 2020, the resident population of Yiwu was 1,859,390.
|City Name||YIWU (义乌）||Phone Area Code||0579|
|Zip Code||322000||Climate Conditions||Subtropical monsoon climate|
|Famous Scenery||International Trade Market, Desheng Mountain, Shuanglin Temple||Administrative Division Category||County-level City|
|Belong to||Jinhua City, Zhejiang Province||Geographical Location||North-east of City Jinhua|
|Area||1105.46 square kilometers||GDP||148.56 Billion (Year 2020)|
|Population||1,859,390 people (As of 0:00 on November 1, 2020)||Subordinate Areas||8 Districts, 6 Towns|
|Airport||Yiwu Airport||Train Station||Yiwu Station, Yiwu West Station|
Yiwu is China’s first and only national comprehensive reform pilot in a county-level city. It has been awarded as China’s National Sanitary City, National Environmental Protection Model City, China’s Excellent Tourism City, National Garden City, National Forest City, and Zhejiang Province Civilization Demonstration City, etc. Honorary title. Yiwu International Trade City was awarded China’s first AAAA-level shopping tourist area by the China National Tourism Administration. Yiwu is one of the six powerful counties (cities) in mainland China and one of the wealthiest areas in China. Yiwu is the world’s largest small commodity distribution center, and has been identified as the world’s largest market by international authorities such as the United Nations and the World Bank. Yiwu is listed as the first batch of national comprehensive pilot areas for new urbanization. The 2019 National Top 100 Counties for Business Environment and the 6th National Comprehensive Economic Competitiveness in 2019. In July 2020, the National Patriotic Health Association confirmed Yiwu as a national health city in 2019
In 2020, Yiwu achieved a gross regional product (GDP) of 148.56 billion yuan, an increase of 4.0% over the previous year.
In October 2021, it was selected into the list of “Top 100 Counties and Cities of China’s Smart Cities in 2021”