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Rizhao, Shandong, China


  • Nation: China
  • City: Rizhao, Shandong Province
  • Date of MOU concluded: May 10, 2013
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Information of Sister City

  • Location: Shandong Peninsula
  • Area: 5,348㎢ (327 times the area of Dongjak-gu (16.35㎢))
  • Population: 2.8 million
  • Administrative organization: 2 districts 2 prefectures (6 committees, 35 bures, and 8 offices)
  • Features
    • A newly rising industrial city (focusing on the steel industry) with advanced port-related industries, The center of the water sports industry
  • Major industries: Steel, machinery, petrochemistry, port/logistics, and fishery processing

Port of Rizhao, China

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Exchange History

Exchange History
Date Description
June 10, 2011 Dongjak-gu Delegation visited Rizhao and talked to its secretary
June 16, 2012 Rizhao Delegation visited Dongjak-gu
July 31, 2012 Vice Mayor of Rizhao and his party visited Dongjak-gu
May 10, 2013 Visited Rizhao and concluded an MOU for cooperation
July 25-26, 2013 Rizhao’s government employees visited Dongjak-gu (Invited for the Korean Week Festival)
September 26-29, 2013 Dongjak Culture Center Arts Group dispatched (Participated in the Korean Week Festival)
October 23, 2013 Rizhao Delegation’s visit to Dongjak-gu
July 3, 2014 Received a letter of congratulation for the appointment of the sixth Mayor of Dongjak-gu through popular election
November 20, 2015 Rizhao Delegation’s visit to Dongjak-gu (Economical exchange with Dongjak-gu Commerce Board)