Yangquan is uniquely suited to the development of selenium-rich industries.
Yangquan improved its scientific and technological innovation service system in 2021 to provide favorable conditions for innovation activities as well as the transformation and application of innovative achievements.
Yangquan city has a solid industrial foundation.
Located in the eastern part of Shanxi province, Yangquan is a new industrial city and the political, economic and cultural center of eastern Shanxi. It now has jurisdiction over Pingding county, Yu county, and the Economic and Technological Development Zone.