Zhangjiagang is a county-level city in the Jiangsu province. It is under the administration of the city of Suzhou. It is on the south banks of the Yangtze River. This city has a population of nearly 1.3 million people.
It has a plenty of water. The Water table is high, making it a highly suitable region for irrigation. It is the winner of the 2018, National Five star Engineering award.
The economy of Zhangjiagang
It witnessed fast economic development in the year 1993. It has an annual economic growth of 20%. This city is one of the top cities in the country with the highest economic rating. Agricultural and fishing are the backbones of the economy of the city. Every year about half a million tourists visit the city.
Due to the alluvial deposits, the soil is very fertile in this region. Rice is the main crop of this town. This city is rich in mineral resources like coal. GDP growth and per capita income is high in this region.
This city has one of the highest employment rates of 99.78%. Fish farming is one of the major sources of income in the town.