Shandong is a coastal province of the People’s Republic of China and is part of the East China region on the lower reaches of the Yellow River. It borders on east with Bohai and Huanghai seas. It overlooks the Korean Peninsula and the Japan Archipelago across a vast stretch of sea. This province’s location at the intersection of ancient as well as modern north-south and east–west trading routes have helped to establish it as an economic center. It has emerged as the China’s third wealthiest province. This province has played important role in economy of China.
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