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Where is Shanghai Located



As shown in the given Shanghai location map that Shanghai is located at the coast of East China Sea in the central-east region of China. It is situated at the mouth of the Yangtze River. The city is center of finance, commerce, culture, and fashion in China.



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Description: The map showing location map of Shanghai in China.
Initially, the city was the fishing and textile town but in the 19th century due to development of port and subsequent trade business facilitated city to develop swiftly. In short period of time, the city became a multinational hub of finance and business. In future, analysts say that the city would be parallel to New York and London in terms of finance, business and foreign investment.

Interestingly, Shanghai is one of the popular tourist destinations in China specifically known for its historical landmarks including the Bund and Yuyuan Garden, and its extensive yet growing Pudong skyline.

Interesting Facts about Shanghai


Country: China
Location: at eastern part of the country (at the coast of East China Sea)
Founded: 5th-7th century
Area: 5,299 km2
Postal code: 200000 - 202100
Area code: 21
Climate: Humid Subtropical