Located in the midwest of Jiangxi Province, between Nanchang and Changsha.
3 hours away from Changsha only.
Governs 3 districts and 1 county.
Area covering 3,178 square kilometers.
Home to a population of 1.15 million.
A city with over 1,740 years of history, and many beautiful legends.
Lu Zhao, considered to be the first scholar, and Wang Qinruo, the first prime minister of the Northern Song Dynasty were born in Jiangxi.
Other famous people include the famous contemporary Chinese painting master, Fu Baoshi and Song Yingxing from the Ming Dynasty.
Comrade Mao Zedong hosted a famous Luofang meeting in Luo Fang Zhen, and wrote the “Xingguo survey” in 1930.
Adheres to a path of industrialization and urbanization, expanding and opening up, promoting economic restructuring and upgrading.
Per capita levels of all the main economic indicators ranked as the highest in the province.
Highest industrialization rate and urbanization rate in all the cities in the province.
The GDP of the city reached US $133.4 billion and the fiscal revenue was US $18.7 billion in 2013.
Per capita incomes in urban and rural areas exceeded US $3,500 and US $1,600 respectively.
Xinyu is the national new energy science and technology city, the national energy-saving emission reduction demonstration city, the national “mine city” demonstration base and the national resource depletion transformation city.
Has won awards such as the “National Forest City”, the “National Garden City” and the “National Sanitary City”.