Chizhou is a city of advantageous location and convenient traffic. Chizhou is one of the core areas of the International Cultural & Tourism Demonstration Zone in South Anhui and is a key member city of the Industrial Transfer Demonstration Zone in the Anhui Yangtze River City Belt as well. With a 163 km-long section of the Yangtze River flowing across the city, Chizhou Harbor is a national first-rank open port, one of the key ports on the main line of the Yangtze River, capable of berthing 5000-ton ships throughout the year. It is also an assigned dock for both foreign and domestic cruises along Yangtze River within Anhui Province to enter the International Cultural & Tourism Demonstration Zone in the South Anhui. Besides, the city is accessible by the Shanghai–Chongqing Expressway, Jinan-Guangzhou Expressway, Beijing–Taipei Expressway, Tongling-Jiujiang Railway, No. 206 national highway,and No. 318 national highway. Chizhou Jiuhuashan Airport was put into operation and opened flights to big cities such as Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu and Guangzhou. The Nanjing-Anqing intercity railway and Wangjiang-Dongzhi Yangtze River Highway Bridge were also put into operation too. Furthermore, Chizhou Yangtze River Highway Bridge, the expressway linking Dongzhi County of Chizhou City and Jiujiang City of Jiangsu Province are under rapid construction. The waterway, expressways, highways, railways and airport etc. allow Chizhou City easily accessible.