Jingjiang

Jingjiang

About Jingjiang

Jingjiang is a county-level city in China's Jiangsu province. It is located on the northern bank of the Yangtze river. Originally belonging to Yangzhou city, Jingjiang was transferred to Taizhou city in 1996. The area of Jingjiang is 673 square kilometres and the population is 660,000. Jiangyin Suspension Bridge, the most seaward bridge to cross the Yangtze River of China and the seventh-longest span suspension bridge in the world connects the cities of Jiangyin of southern Jiangsu province and Jingjiang of northern Jiangsu province. The city is part of the Yangtze River Delta region. There are some major state roads crossing the city including Beijing-Shanghai expressway, Shanghai-Nanjing expressway and it is one of those very few cities in the lower reaches of Yangtze River which have the combination of transportation of road, railroad and water.

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