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Changchun Travel Guide, China

The city of Changchun is partly a prefecture level city for China as it is ruled by the government of Jilin Province, but when it comes to law and economy then the city of Changchun is governed independently. Such a city is known as sub - provincial city and hence the city of Changchun is a sub - provincial city. The mayor of Changchun City has same powers the vice governor of Jilin Province has. This is the basic rule for a sub provincial city in China. The city of Changchun is also the capital for Jilin Province and at one time, this city was also the capital for the state of Manchukuo, a Japanese puppet state.

The city of Changchun has around 10 county level divisions, a single county, 3 county level cities, and 6 districts. This division helps the local authorities to administer the city with greater ease.

The location of the city helps it become a very important economical hub for the People’s Republic of China. It is located right in the center of North East Asia. On the northern side the city of Changchun is surrounded by Eastern Europe and Russia, on the Western side by Mongolia, on the eastern side by Russia, South Korea, and North Korea. As it is bordered by so many important countries, it becomes a very important city.

The best known industry of Changchun City is the automobile industry, which is famous in China. Around 50 percent of trains for this city are manufactured in the city. Over 10 percent of the tractors and around 20 percent of automobiles are also manufactured in this city and all this is enough to make the city the automobile manufacturing hub of China.

The city of Changchun has been divided into four economic zones namely Jingyuetan tourism Economic Development Zone of Changchun, Changchun Technology Development Zone of Changchun, Changchun High Technology Industry Development Zone of Changchun, and Changjiang Lu Science and Technology Commercial Development Zone of Changchun.

This industrial city regularly hosts national level festivals like the Film Festival of Changchun, International Automobile Fair of Changchun, Education Exhibition of Changchun, Agricultural Fair of Changchun, and Sculpture Exhibition of Changchun.

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