Chengdu (成都)


Chengdu is a tier 1 city located within Sichuan Province in Southwest China. It is also Sichuan's Provincial Capital.

In China's administrative hierarchy, Chengdu is classified as a "Sub-provincial City", meaning it enjoys a greater degree of autonomy than other prefecture-level cities governed under Sichuan province control.

Map of Chengdu

Chengdu in Chinese

The official name of Chengdu in simplified Chinese characters and pinyin is:


In Chinese it is common to add the character for "City" (市) to the name. In such case Chengdu would be written:

Chéngdū shì

Chengdu Development Zones

Free Trade Zones in Chengdu

Since the establishment of the Sichuan Free Trade Zone in 2017, the following sections within Chengdu have been designated as free trade zones:

  • Chengdu Tianfu New Area
  • Chengdu Qingbaijiang Railway Port Area
  • South Sichuan Port Area

High Tech Zones in Chengdu

The following high tech zones are located in Chengdu:

  • Chengdu High-Tech Industry Development Zone (成都高新技术产业开发区)
       - website:
       - focus industries: Information technology; Equipment manufacturing; Biology

Chengdu Transportation

Airports in Chengdu

Chengdu is served by the following airports:

  • Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport (IATA: CTU | ICAO: ZUUU)

Chengdu Metro

The city of Chengdu's metro system commenced operation on 27 September 2010.

Chengdu Companies

High-profile Chengdu Companies

The following Chinese companies are headquartered in Chengdu:

  • 新希望集团有限公司 | New Hope Group Co., Ltd.
  • 通威集团有限公司 | Tongwei Group Co., Ltd.
  • 蓝光投资控股集团有限公司 | Blu-ray Investment Holding Group Co., Ltd.
  • 蓝润集团有限公司 | Lanrun Group Co., Ltd.
  • 四川省川威集团有限公司 | Sichuan Chuanwei Group Co., Ltd.
  • 成都京东世纪贸易有限公司 | Chengdu Jingdong Century Trading Co., Ltd.
  • 成都蛟龙港(成都蛟龙投资有限责任公司、成都蛟龙经济开发有限公司) | Chengdu Jiaolong Port (Chengdu Jiaolong Investment Co., Ltd., Chengdu Jiaolong Economic Development Co., Ltd.)
  • 四川科伦实业集团有限公司 | Sichuan Kelun Industrial Group Co., Ltd.
  • 浩均发展集团有限公司 | Haojun Development Group Co., Ltd.
  • 东方电气股份有限公司 | Dongfang Electric Co., Ltd.
  • 中国东方电气集团有限公司 | China Dongfang Electric Group Co., Ltd.
  • 中国成达工程有限公司 | China Chengda Engineering Co., Ltd.
  • 准时达国际供应链管理有限公司 | JUSDA International Supply Chain Management Co., Ltd.
  • 成都建国汽车贸易有限公司 | Chengdu Jianguo Automobile Trading Co., Ltd.
  • 成都蛟龙投资有限责任公司 | Chengdu Jiaolong Investment Co., Ltd.
  • 成都兴城投资集团有限公司 | Chengdu Xingcheng Investment Group Co., Ltd.
  • 四川省商业投资集团有限公司 | Sichuan Commercial Investment Group Co., Ltd.
  • 四川省能源投资集团有限责任公司 | Sichuan Energy Investment Group Co., Ltd.
  • 四川省铁路产业投资集团有限责任公司 | Sichuan Railway Industry Investment Group Co., Ltd.
  • 四川省交通投资集团有限责任公司 | Sichuan Transportation Investment Group Co., Ltd.
  • 通威股份有限公司 | Tongwei Co., Ltd.
  • 四川众心乐旅游资源开发有限公司 | Sichuan Zhongxinle Tourism Resources Development Co., Ltd.
  • 四川华油集团有限责任公司 | Sichuan Huayou Group Co., Ltd.
  • 四川华西集团有限公司 | Sichuan Huaxi Group Co., Ltd.
  • 四川航空股份有限公司 | Sichuan Airlines Co., Ltd.
  • 四川蓝光发展股份有限公司 | Sichuan Blu-ray Development Co., Ltd.
  • 四川路桥建设集团股份有限公司 | Sichuan Road and Bridge Construction Group Co., Ltd.
  • 四川邦泰投资有限责任公司 | Sichuan Bangtai Investment Co., Ltd.

N.B. English names provided are based on automated translations and may not be consistent with those used by the companies

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