Being one of the three urban districts of Wuxi, Beitang District is located at the northwest of Wuxi urban trade zone with an area of 31.5 sq.km.and a resident population of 310,000. Beitang District is a beautiful place in Jiangnan(south of the Yangtze River). There are Huishan Mountain( the beautiful No.1 mountain in Jiangnan) , the historical places of The Second Spring Under Heaven, Jichang Garden, Huishan Temple And Huangpu Mound. By the side of running water of the Grand Canal, the deep brand left by modern scientists Xu Shou and folk musician Abin makes the human inside information even deeper.
Beitang is a business flourishing place. “Wuxi Rice Market” ,which was prosperous in Ming and Qing Dynasties, is from Beitang. It bacame the birthplace of modern business of Wuxi when banks, markets of cloth and special local products standing in great numbers. In recent years, people of Beitang bring the unique advantage of central urban into full play in order to develop modern service industry. The central trade area is formed with Shenglimen Square and Qingshi Road as the core having the feature of dining, shopping and recreation.