Map: China's Top 100 Industrial Clusters
The map below illustrates the concentration of industry in China, using cities to identify locations where resources and competencies have been concentrated to produce a competitive advantage in a specific industry.
This map provides an interesting perspective on what is made where in China. Some of the cities listed on this map has become famous for their particular industrial cluster, just a few examples of which are bra's and ladies underwear in Shantou (Guangdong); electronic products in Dongguan (Guangdong); transport equipment in Shandong; and lighters in Wenzhou (Zhejiang). The clusters are predominantly still located in the eastern part of the country, but as the distribution of the dots on the map illustrates, there is a lot going over a many provinces, not only in the coastal areas.
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