Zibo is in the center of the Shandong province and is a prefecture-level city. It shares borders with the city of Jinan, capital of the province on the west, Laiwu, and Tai’an on the southwest, Linyi on the south, Weifang on the east, Dongying on the northeast, and Binzhou to the north. It is one of the largest areas in eastern China. This city is of historical significance. It has various historical sites and marvelous museums. The city is also known for its huge science center. It is home to numerous technology and pharmaceutical companies. It is also known for its large silk production.