Sichuan Province, abbreviated as Chuan or Shu, has Chengdu as its capital. Located inland in southwest China, located in the upper reaches of the Yangtze River, known as the "Land of abundance" reputation. It is one of the birthplaces of Chinese Taoism, the birthplace of ancient Shu civilization, and the world's earliest paper money "Jiaozi". Sichuan salt culture, wine culture has a long history; The culture of The Three Kingdoms, the culture of the Red Army and the culture of the Pakistani people are splendid. The boundary is between 26°03 '~ 34°19' north latitude and 97°21 '~ 108°12' east longitude, and borders Chongqing, Guizhou, Yunnan, Tibet, Qinghai, Gansu and Shaanxi provinces (autonomous regions and municipalities directly under the Central Government).
Sichuan Province is located in the transition zone between the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, the first level of the terrain ladder of the Chinese mainland, and the plains of the middle and lower reaches of the Yangtze River, the third level, with a great difference in height. The terrain is high in the west and low in the east, consisting of mountains, hills, plains, basins and plateaus. Sichuan Province is divided into three major climates: the subtropical humid climate in the Sichuan Basin, the subtropical subhumid climate in the southwestern mountains, and the alpine plateau and cold climate in the northwestern Sichuan. The overall climate is pleasant and there are many longevity towns in Sichuan Province, such as Dujiangyan City, Pengshan District of Meishan City, and Changning County, where the population over 90 years old is more than 1,000.
With a total area of 486,000 square kilometers, Sichuan Province has jurisdiction over 21 prefecture-level administrative regions, including 18 prefecture-level cities and 3 autonomous prefectures. There are 55 municipal districts, 19 county-level cities, 105 counties and 4 autonomous counties, totaling 183 county-level divisions. There are 459 subdistricts, 2,016 towns and 626 townships, totaling 3,101 township divisions.
In October 2019, it was selected into the national Experimental Zone for Digital Economy Innovation and Development. By 2021, Sichuan had 83.72 million permanent residents. In 2022, Sichuan's gross domestic product (GDP) reached 5,674.98 billion yuan.
Major Fairs Held In Sichuan Province:
1. Chengdu International Automobile Exhibition
Chengdu International Automobile Exhibition was founded in 1998, sponsored by Chengdu Municipal People's Government and China Council for the Promotion of International Trade Auto Industry Branch. Since its establishment, Chengdu International Automobile Exhibition has been forging ahead, persisting in innovation and development, enriching exhibition connotation, establishing exhibition personality and improving exhibition quality. Chengdu International Automobile Exhibition is the largest and highest standard annual automobile event in western China. And Beijing Auto Show, Guangzhou Auto Show, Shanghai Auto Show and known as China's four major auto show.
2, China Chengdu Construction Expo
China (Chengdu) Building and Decoration Materials Expo (Chengdu Construction Expo /CCBD) was founded in 2004, is a Chengdu brand exhibition created by Chengdu Bureau of Exposition and Chengdu Bureau of Economy and Information technology. After years of development, the scale of the exhibition has jumped to the forefront of similar exhibitions in China. In November 2019, Chengdu Construction Expo officially passed the international UFI certification and joined the ranks of international brand exhibitions.
3. Chengdu Advertising Sign Printing and Packaging Industry Expo
Chengdu Advertising sign Printing and Packaging Industry Expo is a purchasing event of advertising industry in central and western China. Based on the Chinese market, the exhibition follows the international trend and always pays attention to the creative technology of advertising industry, affecting the development of the industry. Now it has become one of the three major professional exhibitions in Chengdu, the benchmark advertising industry professional exhibition in western China, and the leading professional and purchasing industry event in central and western China.
4. Chengdu Environmental Protection Expo
Chengdu International Environmental Protection Expo (CDEPE) is jointly sponsored by Sichuan Environmental Protection Industry Association and Chengdu Huayi Zhonglian Exhibition Co., LTD. It is a Sino-Italian joint venture exhibition project introduced by Chengdu Government. It is listed in the Annual Key Points of Promoting the Development of Energy Conservation and Environmental Protection Industry by Sichuan Provincial Leadership Liaison and Guidance Mechanism Office of Energy Conservation and Environmental Protection Industry. Highly valued and supported by Sichuan Provincial Department of Ecological Environment and other departments, it has been praised as the "benchmarking exhibition of environmental protection industry in western China" by the industry.
5. China (Chengdu) International Tea Expo
Chengdu International Tea Fair is supported by the Department of Commerce of Sichuan Province, the Department of Economy and Information Technology of Sichuan Province, and the Chongqing Office of Sichuan Provincial People's Government. As a major tea industry event, Chengdu International Tea Fair is committed to building the most professional tea set tea life exchange and trade platform in western China. At the same time, Chengdu International Tea Fair is the only tea fair in western China that has been certified by the International Exhibition Union (UFI), and it is one of the three tea fairs certified by the International Exhibition Union.
6. Chengdu Medical and Health Expo
Chengdu Medical Health Expo is sponsored by Sichuan Provincial Hospital Association, Sichuan Provincial Medical Device Industry Association, Sichuan Rehabilitation Medical Association and other associations, and guided by Sichuan Provincial Department of Economy and Information Technology, Sichuan Provincial Department of Commerce and other units. In 2020, it has passed the UFI certification and entered the ranks of international brand exhibition. Now it has become an important platform for understanding the development trends of the medical industry, exchanging academic knowledge and purchasing products in the western region.
7. Western Chengdu International Supply Chain and Logistics Technology and Equipment Expo
Western Chengdu International Supply Chain and Logistics Technology and Equipment Expo is an exhibition guided by Chengdu Bureau of Commerce and Chengdu Committee of China Council for the Promotion of International Trade. Founded in 2018, it is a professional B2B exhibition focusing on supply chain and logistics industry in western China and countries along the "Belt and Road". To build an international platform for offline communication, accurate docking and interaction for exhibitors and professional visitors at home and abroad. In November 2020, it passed the certification of International Exhibition Union (UFI), further upgrading the international exhibition brand
8. Chengdu Catering Supply Chain Expo
Chengdu Catering Supply Chain Expo is guided by Chengdu Bureau of Commerce, co-sponsored by Sichuan Hotpot Association, Chongqing Hotpot Association and Sichuan Hotel Supplies Industry Association, and supported by Chengdu Bureau of Exposition, committed to creating a one-stop platform for catering enterprises integrating "industry exchange, industry docking and brand building".
9. Chengdu Beauty Expo
CCBE Chengdu Beauty Fair (CCBE) is based in Chengdu and radiates to western China. With its professional service and industry influence, CCBE has become the necessary platform for many domestic and foreign enterprises to explore the beauty market in western China. It is known as the first beauty fair in western China and the third largest beauty fair in China.
10. West China International Stomatology Exhibition
The West China International Stomatology Exhibition (namely China (West) International Stomatology Academic Conference, China (West) International Stomatology Equipment and Materials Exhibition) was founded in 2001. The exhibition focuses on technical advantages and resource advantages to promote the development and optimization of the whole industry chain of stomatology in the central and western markets, and has become one of the best one-stop trade platforms for learning and purchasing the stomatology industry in the western region.