Updated : 2018-05-15Print Print
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Weihai is the grain production base of Shandong province and a key production area for peanuts, fruit and aquatic products. It ranks first in output of aquatic products in China.
Weihai belongs to the first group of Chinese foreign trading ports. It has maintained long and steady economic and trade ties with more than 100 countries and regions.
It also has great tourist resources. There are more than 80 places of interest such as the Liugongdao Memorial Places of the Jiawu War, “the end of the sky” which was visited by Qin Shihuang and Han Wudi, the birthplace of Quanzhen section of Taoism—Shengjing Mountain, a bucolic refuge—Shengshui Temple, Tieci Mountain, Fahua Temple in Chishan which is a symbol of the friendship of the Chinese, Japanese and Korean people and the biggest overwintering habitat of swans—Swan Lake. Weihai also offers four provincial holiday zones: Huancui, Yintan, Shidao Bay and Swan Lake.