The first senior negotiation between the Guangdong government and German chemical giant BASF was held on Aug 1.
BASF, the world's largest chemical producer, plans to build a Verbund chemical production site in Zhanjiang with an investment of $10 billion.
The 3rd Zhanjiang-ASEAN Agriculture Trade Fair concluded at Zhanjiang, Guangdong province on July 9.
Having netted big profit and bright reputation in Angola, Fuhai Atlantic eyes world
The total value of Zhanjiang's foreign trade reached 12.9 billion yuan ($2 billion) in the first five months of 2018.
Zhanjiang received over 14.47 million tourists in the first quarter of this year, generating 14.42 billion yuan ($2.26 billion) in tourism revenue.
The overstocked pineapples in Xuwen county, Zhanjiang finally found an outlet thanks to a series of measures taken by the local government.
Entrepreneurs from Zhanjiang, a southern China coastal city, have invested generously in their hometown to beef up the local economy.