Ningbo is a tier 1 city located within Zhejiang Province in East China.
In China's administrative hierarchy, Ningbo is classified as a "Sub-provincial City", meaning it enjoys a greater degree of autonomy than other prefecture-level cities governed under Zhejiang province control.
The official name of Ningbo 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 Ningbo would be written:
Since the establishment of the Zhejiang Free Trade Zone in 2017, the following sections within Ningbo have been designated as free trade zones:
The following high tech zones are located in Ningbo:
Ningbo Open Coastal City (宁波沿海开放城市):
Ningbo is served by the following airports:
The city of Ningbo's metro system commenced operation on 30 May 2014.
The following Chinese companies are headquartered in Ningbo:
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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