Liuzhou is located in the south of the subtropical sub-tropical climatic zones over. Long hot summer, cold winter is not short. Year rainfall, light, heat, rainfall and other climate rich in resources. Frost-free period of about -330 days, 290 days.
市辖six county-wide in four districts covering a total area of 18,600 square km, with a total population of 3,560,000 people living there are the Han, Zhuang, Miao, Yao, Dong and other ethnic ingredients 48.
Liuzhou, southwest China's industrial center, the largest manufacturing bases in Guangxi. The city's existing industrial enterprises in 2199, of which more than 496 scale, the state 11 large industrial enterprises, 500 industrial enterprises in the country five, annual sales revenue 15 billion yuan Ultra Enterprise 1, Ultra 10 billion yuan a listed enterprises桂柳工shares, Liu nitidine of shares and shares, the formation of a motor vehicle, machinery, metallurgy as the pillar, chemical, pharmaceutical, forestry and paper industry, sugar refining, building materials, tobacco, textile and other industries of the industrial system co-exist. In 2005, the city's industrial output value 83.95 billion yuan.
Is the first pillar industry in the automotive industry is the only car at the same time have a group of China's three major cities in the whole plant, micro-vans, cars, commercial vehicles, light medium and heavy trucks and private cars, modified cars, such as complete cars, have "SAIC-GM-Wuling," "Dongfeng Chenglong", "Dongfeng popular" and other brands. In recent years, with GM, Nissan and Renault motor vehicles and other international cooperation into giants in Liuzhou, Liuzhou automobile production capacity and quality have been rapidly upgraded. In 2005, the city's 389,800 vehicle production, vehicle production in the country ranked fifth in the city. At present, SAIC-GM-Wuling mini truck, Dongfeng Liu steam popular MPV market share ranking first in the nation second.
Metallurgical industry of steel and nonferrous metal smelting and deep processing of the main. Integrated iron and steel production capacity of 6,000,000 tons; zinc, tin, antimony, indium and other products in the international and domestic market occupies an important position, in which the output of lithopone and the world's first indium, zinc oxide production in Asia, second in the world. "Jin" brand tin ingot as brand-name products in China.
Machinery industry to engineering machinery, air compressors, and other products of prestressed anchor to represent. Liugong loaders, prestressed anchor欧维姆domestic market share of domestic industry ranked first, products are exported to overseas; Universal, Wind power air compressor products occupy more than one third of the national market share of the compressor. Prestressing technology development center欧维姆ranked among the world's eight major technology center.
Other sectors, with "double needle", "Golden Melody", "bonus" medicine, "Yufeng" cement, "Network Mountain" sugar, "Jin" tin ingot and a number of other well-known national brands, including "drug nitidine toothpaste "to occupy the country for 22 years, drug production and marketing of toothpaste first, as the Chinese public's top ten favorite national brands.
Liuzhou City in 2005 the completion of 52 billion yuan GDP; completed investment in fixed assets 16.7 billion; 8.0 billion revenue.
Liuzhou, southwest China's transport hub. Liuzhou is the sole owner of the National Railway Administration Headquarters region of non-capital cities. Rail link Hunan, Chongqing, Guizhou, Yunnan, Guangdong, five provinces and cities, is to communicate the Southwest and South, east, the railway hub in southern China. Liuzhou China 45 highway main hub cities, the territory of桂海should expressway linking Liu, road transport of up to four hours south coast port. Liuzhou is a class of national ports, and shipping can be traced back Liujiang Guizhou, Hong Kong and Macao under the aircraft. Liuzhou Airport Bailian 4D national standard, the Civil Aviation can reach Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and other places.
Liuzhou, southwest China's trade logistics center. Since ancient times, is the cloud Liuzhou, Guangxi, Hunan, Guizhou, Guangdong, an important commodity distributing center, known as "Guizhong trading" and said that having the vast hinterland of southwest and south-east Asia and eastern coastal areas for the location, with the construction of large markets, the development of big business, big logistics advantages. The city has been the formation of motor vehicles and parts, steel, building materials, agricultural and sideline products, and daily consumer goods, clothing and other large wholesale markets, wholesale markets in Guangxi Sugar Sugar Network is the largest market for sugar in kind. In 2004, Liuzhou has been the world's leading business magazine "Forbes" as the year in mainland China, one of the best commercial city. According to Chinese Academy of Social Sciences published the "2005 Chinese city's comprehensive competitiveness of 200" rankings, ranked No. 67 in Liuzhou.
Liuzhou is the access to the ASEAN hub. With China - ASEAN Free Trade Area, Liuzhou will play its own advantages of location and industry, building services throughout the country, for ASEAN products processing base and logistics base in transit.
Liuzhou is a national historical and cultural city. Liuzhou is the birthplace of humanity in southern China,五万年before Liujiang people, white holes were thriving here. Liuzhou officially formed in the Western Han Dynasty, dating back 2100 years of history has been. Liu Liu Zongyuan was州刺史, Liuzhou is the last place of residence of Liu Liu Zong-yuan Hou Memorial Temple, Liu Hou衣冠冢and ancient stone inscriptions intact so far. 选几段