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Located in the east of Meizhou and upper reaches of the Hanjiang River, with an area of 2,467 square kilometres, a population of 540 thousand and 15 towns (fields) under its jurisdiction, Tai Po is known as "Land of Overseas Chinese, Land of Culture, Land of Ceramic, and Land of Famous Tea", the Central Soviet County, China's Top Ten Cultural Leisure Base, China's Most Beautiful Small City and Shangri-La in the Hakka World.
With attractive resources and magical power, Tai Po has profound culture. Here are Former Residence of Lee Kuan Yew, Former residence of Tin Ka Ping and Former Residence of Zhang Bishi; and there are red attractions such as Memorial Park for Battle of Sanhe Dam and Zhongshan Memorial Hall; there are historical towns such as Baihou and Chayang; there are distinctive Hakka dwellings such as Tai An building and Hua E Buildingbuilding; there are natural landscapes such as Fengxi provincial nature reserve, Xiyan tea land holiday resort and Pingshan terrace. What is more, there is a wealth of porcelain clay resource with reserves of 438 million tons, among which, the purple sand reserves reaches more than 100 million tons. And the hydropower reserves reach 700 thousand kw with the total installed capacity of 335 thousand kw.
Fully utilizing the resource advantages, Tai Po casts emphasis on the cultural tourism, ceramic, electricity, exquisite high-efficiency agriculture and strategic new industries. With an emphasis on creating a distinctive cultural tourism area in Meizhou, Guangdong Province and depending on the Gaopo Reservoir with a capacity of 370 million cubic meters, the sixth biggest in Guangdong Province, it strives to create five fine tour routes of celebrity former residence tour, ancient town and village tour, ecological health tour, revolutionary base tour and ceramic culture tour to vigorously develop the tourism and leisure industry. What is more, it concentrates on improving the ceramic techniques, vigorously developing the distinctive ceramic industry to create a "blue-and-white ware production base in China". And by intensively developing the farm and stockbreeding products of organic tea, citrus grandis, daylily and Yinjiang pigs, it focuses on the development of green recreational agriculture. Besides, through the implementation of the strategy of simultaneous development of water, fire, light, nuclear power, it tries to make Tai Po into an energy base in Guangdong Province.
Investment Promotion Bureau of Tai Po County
Investment promotion hotline:0753-5520043