With a population of 30 m people Chongqing is the largest municipality in the word, directly under the central government of China. The city is strategically located at the upper Yangze River and forms the center of the Chongqing - Chengdu economic area with a population of 100 m people. Since several years Chongqing boasts the fastest growing economy in China.
Chongqing ist connected to Europe by direct flights from Yangbei International Airport. A unique, direct rail between Duisburg, Germany and Chongqing shortens the cargo transportation time to China drastically.