Maanshan, referred to as “Ma”, is a prefecture-level city in Anhui Province. It is located in the eastern part of Anhui Province and the Susong area. It is the Hefei metropolitan area, the core city of the Nanjing metropolitan area, the member cities of the Yangtze River Delta urban agglomeration, the cities along the Yangtze River Economic Belt, and the Lancang River. The city belt undertakes the gateway city of the industrial transfer demonstration zone; it administers 3 districts and 3 counties with a total area of 4,049 square kilometers. In 2017, the resident population was 2.302 million.
Maanshan crosses the Yangtze River and borders on Nanjing. It has successively won the National Civilized City National Public Cultural Service Standardization Pilot City, the National Science and Technology City Pilot City, the Weinan International Tourism Culture Demonstration Zone, the First National Information Consumption Demonstration City, and the City of Chinese Poetry. .
In November 2017, Maanshan City was awarded the fifth national civilized city. On April 2, 2018, the Ministry of Science and Technology and the National Development and Reform Commission issued a list of support for a new batch of cities to carry out innovative urban construction. 17 cities across the country were selected and Maanshan was among them. In 2017, Maanshan City achieved a regional GDP (GDP) of 173.809 billion yuan.
Airport: Nanjing Lukou International Airport
Railway Station: Maanshan Station, Maanshan Station, Dangtu East Station, including Shanxi Station