Situated at the interchange of the three provinces and autonomous region of Liaoning, Jilin City and Inner Mongolia, Siping is an important node city along the Jing-Ha belt in the two-horizontal and three-vertical economic layout in the "5th five-year plan” of China. It covers an area of 14,000 square kilometers and its population is 3.4 million. Its urban area is 1075 square kilometers, and its urban population is 650,000. It has jurisdiction over two cities, two counties, three districts, one national-level development zone, and five provincial-level development zones. Since the beginning of the new century, Siping has won such honorary titles as National Sanitary City, National Garden City, Financial Eco-city in China, China’s Top 20 Small and Medium-sized City with the biggest Investment Potential, etc. it is identified as a national experimental area for sustainable development and an experimental zone for ecological environment building in China’s small and medium-sized cities. In May 2012, the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences published "Report on China Urban Competitiveness". Of the 294 cities across the country, Siping ranks 32nd in terms of the fastest growing competitiveness. Siping, with great investment potential, has five clear comparative advantages, which is a business opportunity for investors of career.
Strong industrial base with distinctive features. Siping has a 60-year industrial history. New China’s first bus, first large combine harvester and first special-purpose vehicle were all made in Siping. The its special-purpose vehicles, heat exchangers, and processed corn, livestock products and deer products all occupy important positions in the market.
Unique geographical advantages with convenient transportation. It is an important node city along the Ha-Da economic belt, the center of Northeast Asia, and geometric center of the 47 prefecture-level cities of northeast China and Inner Mongolia. It has access to networks of highway, railway and aviation extending in all directions. The Ha-Da high-speed rail has brought new development opportunities to Siping.
China’s famous granary with rich resources. Siping is located in the world's second-largest gold corn belt, and its annual grain yields have stabilized at 15 billion jin. The two cities and two counties under its jurisdiction are all major grain-producing counties of China. There are 23 kinds of mineral resources with proven reserves, such as oil, natural gas, silica sand, bentonite, silver, lignite, etc. that have vast development prospects.
Cultural pluralism blended with deep connotations. Siping was the birthplace of the Manchu Empress Yehe Tribe and the Mongolian Horqin Tribe. The Shaman culture, the grassland culture and the immigration culture have deeply integrated.
Beautiful ecological environment with agreeable living conditions. Siping has four distinct seasons, and colorful mountainous and water landscapes. Its urban forest system and water system are maturing. The beautiful landscape of the “four banks of the two rivers” and the ecological civilization of the “four parks and five lakes” highlight the new image of the city of harmonious coexistence of man and nature.