Tag Archives: Fuzhou


Fuzhou is an ancient city with a history of more than 2100 years. It is one of the fourteen open coastal cities in China. Situated by the East Sea and in the lower reaches of the Min River, this area of 12153 square kilometers is populated with 5.83 million people. The city tree is Banyan. [...]

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Three Treasures of Fuzhou

  Three Treasures of Fuzhou refer to the three traditional art crafts spread in the Fuzhou area – lacquer, cork pictures, and ox horn comb. Lacquer – These products are well known by their beauty and anticorrosive traits, including decorative screens, vases, tea services, smoking sets and stationery etc. Fuzhou lacquer is made from either [...]

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Fujian Province

Situated on the southeast China coast, Fujian Province is separated by a 180-km strait from Taiwan, the largest island in China. With a 3,324-km coastline, it has many ports such as Fuzhou and Xiamen which are open to foreign trade and investment. The provincial capital is Fuzhou, a busy port, and 149 nautical miles to [...]

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