Yangpu Peninsula

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The Yangpu Peninsula is located on the northwestern coast of Hainan Province, China. It has a 110-kilometer coastline containing many natural harbours. An expressway connects the peninsula to Haikou city, the capital of the province, 140 km (87 mi) to the east.

Geology[edit]

It has plentiful deposits of titanium.[1]

Yangpu Economic Development Zone[edit]

The zone is an area covering 30 km2. that contains the Port of Yangpu, an oil refinery, petroleum commercial reserve base, 448,000 K power station, and the town of Yangpu. The area, Hainan's largest economic zone and the first development zone approved for lease to foreign investors by the Chinese government.

Yangpu Ancient Salt Field[edit]

This archeological heritage site is located in Yantian village. The area comprises more than 1,000 stones, cut flat on top, used to dry seawater to produce salt.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Canada - China Society Of Science & Technology Industries Event Page". Canada-china.com. Archived from the original on August 28, 2008. Retrieved 2010-07-30. 

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Coordinates: 19°46′55″N 109°12′28″E / 19.781888°N 109.207878°E / 19.781888; 109.207878