Huqiu
虎丘区
Huqiu is located in Jiangsu
Huqiu
Huqiu
Location in Jiangsu
Coordinates: 31°19′10″N 120°24′30″E / 31.3195°N 120.4083°E / 31.3195; 120.4083Coordinates: 31°19′10″N 120°24′30″E / 31.3195°N 120.4083°E / 31.3195; 120.4083
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceJiangsu
Prefecture-level citySuzhou
Area
 • Total332.37 km2 (128.33 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)
 • Total599,300
 • Density1,800/km2 (4,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Postal code
215004
Websitehttp://www.snd.gov.cn/

Huqiu District (simplified Chinese: 虎丘区; traditional Chinese: 虎丘區; pinyin: Hǔqiū Qū; lit. 'tiger hill') is one of five urban districts of Suzhou, Jiangsu province, China. The district is named after Tiger Hill, a historically famous hill and tourist attraction.

Nowadays, Huqiu District is promoted to be Suzhou High-tech Zone (Suzhou Gaoxin Qu 苏州高新区).

Administrative divisions

In the present, Huqiu District has 3 subdistricts and 3 towns.[1]

3 subdistricts
3 towns

The attraction places

Huqiu Wedding Market

Tiger Hill Wedding Market
Tiger Hill Wedding Market

Huqiu wedding market, also known as the Huqiu wedding dress street or Tiger Hill Wedding Market, located in Tiger Hill Road, Jinchang District, Suzhou, is one of the famous wedding dress domestic production base, and there are near 1200 factories producing wedding & evening dresses in Suzhou, but manufacturers like JUSERE could offer professional design & custom service are no many in Suzhou, most of wedding dress factories you may find are medium-scale, like Fannybrides factory.[2] Since 2012, Huqiu wedding market has become the largest production and sales base, and over 30 countries around the world to have business dealings, perennial orders. Manufactured by individuals in workshops, the wedding dresses win customers' praises since they're able to provide it at an affordable price while remaining fashionable. In fact, the wedding dress supply is often unable to meet the demand of wedding seasons throughout spring, autumn and winter. Also, it attracts foreign merchants seeking to customize wedding dresses.[3]

Huqiu Wedding Dress Street

There are hundreds of wedding shops and boutiques in Huqiu wedding dress street, thousands of wedding dress factories manufacturing wedding & evening dress, but most of them are family workshops. Some strong and reliable manufacturers like Jusere owning the professional design team produce quality wedding & evening dress.

References

  1. ^ "苏州市-行政区划网 www.xzqh.org" (in Chinese). XZQH. Retrieved 2012-05-24.
  2. ^ "Wedding& Evening Dress Manufacturers, Wholesale Bridesmaid Dresses". Fannybrides.
  3. ^ "虎丘婚纱城官方网站". www.hqhsc.com. Archived from the original on 2015-11-17. Retrieved 2015-11-14.