Qingdao is a 'new tier 1' city located within Shandong Province in East China.
In China's administrative hierarchy, Qingdao is classified as a sub-provincial city, meaning it is governed under Shandong province control, but enjoys a greater degree of autonomy than most prefecture-level cities.
The official name of Qingdao in simplified Chinese characters is 青岛 (or in pinyin: Qīngdǎo).
Since the establishment of the Shandong Free Trade Zone in 2019, the following sections within Qingdao have been designated as free trade zones:
The following high tech zones are located in Qingdao:
Qingdao is served by the following airports:
The city of Qingdao's metro system commenced operation on 16 December 2015.
The following Chinese companies are headquartered in Qingdao:
Are you working with a company from Qingdao? Perform your due diligence with a China Checkup company verification report. Turnaround from 1 working day. Order online.
Learn more ❯
Perform your due diligence with a Company Verification Report
Order Online | 1-Day Turnaround
Protect My Business
Binzhou ∙ Dezhou ∙ Dongying ∙ Heze ∙ Jinan ∙ Jining ∙ Liaocheng ∙ Linyi ∙ Qingdao ∙ Rizhao ∙ Tai'an ∙ Weifang ∙ Weihai ∙ Yantai ∙ Zaozhuang ∙ Zibo
Anhui ∙ Fujian ∙ Gansu ∙ Guangdong ∙ Guangxi ∙ Guizhou ∙ Hainan ∙ Hebei ∙ Heilongjiang ∙ Henan ∙ Hubei ∙ Hunan ∙ Inner Mongolia ∙ Jiangsu ∙ Jiangxi ∙ Jilin ∙ Liaoning ∙ Ningxia ∙ Qinghai ∙ Shaanxi ∙ Shandong ∙ Shanxi ∙ Sichuan ∙ Tibet ∙ Xinjiang ∙ Yunnan ∙ Zhejiang
including 4 Municipalities:
Beijing ∙ Chongqing ∙ Shanghai ∙ Tianjin
Additionally, 2 Special Administrative Regions:
Hong Kong ∙ Macau