Founded in 214 BC, Guangzhou, also known as Canton, is the capital and most populous city of Guangdong in southern china and one of china’s three largest city. Guangzhou has a history od over 2200 years and serves as a major port and transportation hub. Guangzhou is situated along the banks of the Pearl River. There are 47 different types of minerals, 820 oil fields including 18 large and medium sized oil deposits in Guangzhou. Guangzhou experiences humid subtropical climate with wet and hot summers and dry and mild winters.
Guangzhou is considered as one of the most prosperous cities and on another hand one of the most polluted cities due to rapid industrialisation. Inaugurated in 1957, every year in April and October the china export and import fair held in Guangzhou by the Ministry of trade. This is the trade fair with longest history, highest level and largest scale in china. Apart from preserving old temples, parks, tomb of southern kingdom, the city also showcases fantastic architecture of modern china. Beautiful sight-seeing, shopping and eating are the major factors that attracts a large number of travellers from across the world all over around.