Shanghai, referred to as "Shanghai" or "Shen", is the birthplace of the Communist Party of China, the People's Republic of China municipality, the central city, the super big city, the core city of the Shanghai Hangzhou Ningbo Bay area, the international economic, financial, trade, shipping and scientific and technological innovation Center [1-2], the first open coastal cities. Shanghai, located in the mouth of the Yangtze River, is the leading city of the economic belt of the Yangtze River. The East China Sea is in connection with Japan's Kyushu Island, and the south is on the Hangzhou Bay, North and West, and Jiangsu and Zhejiang provinces are connected to the two provinces. [3-5]

In the spring and Autumn period and the Warring States period, Shanghai was the seal city of Chunsheng, Chun Shen, Chu. During the Jin Dynasty in the four or five century, because the fishermen created the fishing tools "bossy", the river flows into the sea called "malfeasance", so the lower reaches of Songjiang were called "Hu", and then they changed to "Shanghai", so Shanghai was referred to as "Shanghai" for short. [6-7] Tang Dynasty was set up in Huating county. Shanghai is a famous historical and cultural city with deep modern urban culture and numerous historical sites. The culture of Jiangsu and Zhejiang is integrated with the industrial culture introduced by the west, forming a unique culture of Shanghai in Wu Yue. [8-9] after 1843, Shanghai became an open commercial port and rapidly developed into the largest city in the Far East. [10-11]

Shanghai has a total area of 6340 square kilometers, and has jurisdiction over 16 municipal districts. It belongs to the subtropical humid monsoon climate, with four distinct seasons, full sunshine and abundant rainfall. [12] Shanghai GDP is the first city in China, the second largest city in Asia, after Tokyo, Japan. Shanghai is a world-famous financial center with the largest population scale and the largest metropolitan area in the world. Shanghai was rated by GaWC as the world's first tier city, [13]. The total household deposits and per capita household deposits in Shanghai all rank second [14] in the whole country. In 2017, the total number of high-tech enterprises in Shanghai reached 7642. [15]

The cargo and container throughput of Shanghai port are the first in the world. It is a good international port in the river and sea. It has the first free trade zone in China (Shanghai) free trade test area. Shanghai and Anhui, Jiangsu and Zhejiang together constitute the Yangtze River Delta city group, which is one of the six largest urban agglomerations in the world. [16]

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