• Dongguan 7th in mainland China's urban competitiveness
  • 2012-08-09  read:15970
  • According to The Global Urban Competitiveness Report 2011-2012 released by "China Academy of Social Sciences" (CASS) on 28th June, Dongguan has been ranked among the top 10 most competitive cities in mainland China

    The report also highlights global rankings. Compared with last year, Shenzhen has jumped 4 places higher to 67th, Guangzhou 11 places higher to 109th, but Dongguan has dropped 7 places down to 202nd. Following Dongguan are Foshan in 210th, Zhongshan in 261st and Zhuhai 267th. Here's the mainland China top ten list for 2012.

    2012 Global Urban Competitiveness Ranking

    (Top 10 in mainland China)

    Ranking in mainland China

    City

    Global Ranking

    1

    Shanghai

    36

    2

    Beijing

    55

    3

    Shenzhen

    67

    4

    Guangzhou

    109

    5

    Tianjin

    157

    6

    Suzhou

    193

    7

    Dongguan

    202

    8

    Dalian

    204

    9

    Hangzhou

    205

    10

    Foshan

    210

    By Stefanie Tan and Sev Pischl