Located in western Zhejiang province, Quzhou is a center city on the borders of four provinces, namely, Zhejiang, Fujian, Jiangxi and Anhui. It is consisted of 6 counties (county-level cities, districts), and covers an area of 8,841 km2 . The total population is 2.54 million.
Location and transportation Advantages with efficient transportation system of water, land and air. High-speed railway takes local people 1 hour to Hangzhou and 2 hours to Shanghai; airlines to Beijing, Shenzhen and Xiamen are available at Quzhou airport; Qujiang level-4 passage on the upstream Qiangtang River leads to Hangzhou , and it has a capacity of 500 tons.
Resource Advantages. Quzhou is rich in water resources, and it is the only city in Zhejiang province whose quality of drinking water meets the standard of national surface water level grade. Quzhou is also rich in natural resources with proven reserves of more than 50 kinds of minerals.
Industry Advantages. Quzhou is the only industry base in domestic which has the development foundation of the two high-end industries of fluorine and silicon, and it was awarded by the National Ministry of Science and Technology as the new material industry base of fluorine and silicon in the national torch plan. Quzhou is also the national pneumatic machinery industry base, high-grade specialty paper industry base of China, national green leisure food and health drink industry base.