Yuzhong District is the only municipality in western China - the main city of Chongqing, Chongqing Municipality is the administrative, modern service industry, information and cultural centers and water and land passenger transport hub. Yuzhong District is located in the Yangtze River and Jialing River Interchange, surrounded on three sides by water, surrounded by two rivers, water matched days, the mountain fortress, scenery alone show the upper reaches of the Yangtze River a bright pearl.
Chongqing as the "mother city", Yuzhong District capital three times in history, four fortification is Bayu culture, the war culture, the cradle of culture Hongyan. China Three Gorges Museum in Chongqing, Hong崖洞,湖广会馆, Tung Yuan Ruins Park Gate ancient city wall, the Urban Planning Exhibition Hall and other landmark heritage and cultural facilities in urban context.
Yuzhong developed modern service industry, gathered in the region 90% of the domestic commercial banks, insurance companies, securities companies headquartered in Chongqing, as well as all foreign banks in Chongqing, insurance agencies, bank deposits, loans accounted for 22.4 percent and the city 38.9%, the city's financial activities is the most active areas. As the city's business center, regional commercial network-intensive, rich format, the influence of commerce industry, and the radiation power, in Chongqing City, has an irreplaceable advantage.
Yuzhong District's economic development was strong, the economic and technical indicators of the districts in the city among the highest per capita GDP and per capita disposable income at the forefront of China's western region, the per capita GDP reached the level of moderately developed countries.