Dongguan is a prefecture-level city in the central part of Guangdong Province of South China. It is a famous industrial city in the Pearl River Delta. It borders the capital of the province, Guangzhou to the north, Huizhou to the northeast, Shenzhen to the south, and the Pearl River to the west. The city is very progressive in seeking foreign direct investment. Dongguan is a major manufacturing hub. It is known as the “National Basketball City” of the country.
The economy of the city.
There are more than 157,000 industrial enterprises in the city. The emerging consumer goods market of the country has benefited the growth of this city. It is a base of more than 400 enterprises dealing with robotics and automation products.
The city is a base for many of the world’s leading multinationals. The economy of this city is on the growth path due to the manufacturing of goods for exports. It contributes to more than 19% of the exports from the province. Museums, lakes, and forest parks are the major tourist attractions in the city. It ranks fourth in exports when compared to other cities in the country.
Main Industries in Dongguan
This city was for the centre for assembly and processing. Now it has become “Factory of the world”.
Information and technology
Textile and garments
Food and beverages
Paper and Paper products