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2015-11-23
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Yueyang, Hunan's only port city, is a national category-1 port for opening up and among the first batch of direct ports for freight transport with Taiwan.

Yueyang is located at a "golden cross" in the middle reaches of the Yangtze River, connecting Dongting Lake, Changsha-Zhuzhou-Xiangtan City Cluster, Wuhan City Cluster, Dongting Lake Economic Circle, as well as such transport arteries as Beijing-Guangzhou railway, Wuhan-Guangzhou high-speed railway, Beijing-Zhuhai expressway, 107 national road, and Yangtze River channels.
   
The Yueyang section of Wuhan-Guangzhou Passenger Dedicated Line (PDL), Suizhou-Yueyang expressway, Tongzhou-Pingjiang expressway, and 23 arterial highways have been completed into traffic. The construction of four other expressways including Yueyang-Changde expressway and Linxiang-Yueyang expressway are accelerated and Yueyang Airport project has been launched. Hence, a land, water, and air transportation network is taking shape.

Chinese source: yysw.yueyang.gov.cn