Chongqing (重庆)


Chongqing is a 'new tier 1' city located within Chongqing Municipality in Southwest China.

In China's administrative hierarchy, Chongqing is classified as a municipality, meaning it has powers equivalent to a province.

The official name of Chongqing in Simplified Chinese characters is 重庆, (pinyin: Chóngqìng).

Free Trade Zones in Chongqing

Parts of Chongqing have been designated as free trade zones since the establishment of the Chongqing Free Trade Zone in 2017.
The following sections of the Chongqing Free Trade Zone are located in Chongqing: Xiyong Area, Liangjiang Area and Guoyuangang Area.

Chongqing Rail Transit

The city of Chongqing's metro system opened on 6 November 2004.