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As for the long history of Zengcheng, we may go back to the sixth year of Jian’an in Dong Han Dynasty (A.D. 201), which was attached to Nanhai Commandery. Nanhai Commandery, at that time, had jurisdiction over six counties, for a newly-built county and city, so it was named as “Zengcheng”, which boasts a history of over 1800 years. In 1993, the county was canceled and a city was established at that time. At present, it has jurisdiction over six towns, three street offices and one provincial economic development zone. The municipal government is located in Licheng. The whole city covers an area of 1616.47 sq. km with a registered population of 810,600 and a population from other places of over 500,000.
Zengcheng has moderate climate and rich soil, so it is rich in litchi fruits, longan, red persimmon, Chinese mesona herb, canarium nigrum, Chinese flowering cabbage and long grain. Zengcheng, famous for its litchi fruits, boasts 25 kinds of litchi, in which, Gualu litchi has enjoyed a good reputation for long. One such litchi was once sold at the highest price of 555,000 Yuan. Zengcheng, with its favorable ecology, beautiful environment, harmonious economy and environment, has had three key industries including automobile, motor and their accessories manufacturing as well as jeans, and become a newly-arising industrial ecology city in Pearl River Delta.
In recent years, Zengcheng adheres to the scientific outlook on development and aims at establishing a modern ecology new town in the east of
Zengcheng is a prosperous land full of life and vigor, in which you may work wonders. Zengcheng people are diligent, sincere, enthusiastic and hospitable. All of you, from home and abroad, will be warmly welcome to us for investing and spending vacations here.
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