Guangzhou and Economic Trends
Guangzhou is the capital and the largest city of Guangdong province located in South Central China. The city lies on the northern edge of the Pearl River Delta, on the edge of the South China Sea and it is adjacent to Hong Kong and Macau. Guangzhou has 11 districts under its jurisdiction, with a total area of 7,434 km2, 136 sub-district offices and 34 towns. At the end of 2020, the resident population was 18 million.