Linzi District

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Linzi District
Location in Zibo
Location in Zibo
Linzi is located in Shandong
Location in Shandong
Coordinates: 36°49′N 118°18′E / 36.817°N 118.300°E / 36.817; 118.300Coordinates: 36°49′N 118°18′E / 36.817°N 118.300°E / 36.817; 118.300
Country People's Republic of China
Province Shandong
Prefecture-level city Zibo
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Linzi District (simplified Chinese: 临淄区; traditional Chinese: 臨淄區; pinyin: Línzī Qū) is a district of the prefecture-level city of Zibo, in central Shandong province, China.

Linzi was the capital of ancient State of Qi during the Zhou Dynasty.

There are many petro-chemical refineries in this area, some which are located in hills to the south of the commercial district. The area also includes agricultural land.

Linzi is one of the most highly developed industrial districts in north China with the highest GDP in Shandong Province.

People from Linzi[edit]

  1. Zuo Si, poet of the Western Jin
  2. Zuo Fen, poet of the Western Jin

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