Shenyang, China (established on December 9, 2003)
In China, Shenyang has long been known for its heavy industries, and is the largest city in the three northeastern provinces (Ji Lin, Liao Ning, and Hei Long Jiang). Its major industries are the machinery, automotive, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, aviation, and aerospace industries, and the city is home to manufacturing facilities of GM of the United States, BMW of Germany, and POSCO of Korea.
- Location : south of the three northeastern provinces of China, center of Liao Ning Province
- Population : 6.85 million
- Area : 12,980 km2
- Website : http://www.shenyang.gov.cn/