Henan Overview


Henan, one of the birthplaces of Chinese culture, is located in the middle and lower reaches of the Yellow River. The terrain of Henan Province is looking north to south and east to west. The terrain is high in the west and low in the east. It consists of plains and basins, mountains and hills. The four rivers, including the Haihe River, the Yellow River, the Huaihe River and the Yangtze River, are continental monsoon climates. The development of human life, so the history of the Xia Dynasty, Shang Dynasty, Western Zhou Dynasty, Eastern Zhou Dynasty, Eastern Han Dynasty, Cao Wei, Western Jin Dynasty, etc. have been in Henan Province.

There are 17 provincial municipalities, 21 county-level cities and 85 counties in Henan. Henan is the root of the ancestors of the Chinese people in the world and the source of Chinese historical civilization. It is the birthplace of Chinese surnames, and it is known as "the hinterland of Kyushu and the thoroughfare of ten provinces". Zhengzhou, the capital city of Henan Province, is an important comprehensive transportation hub and logistics information flow center in China.

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