Yichang is an Yangtze River cruise port and city in China's Hubei province, ranked Hubei's 2nd largest by population (over 4 million) after the capital Wuhan. Three Gorges Dam is located within its administrative area. Maoping Town features a cruise ship wharf. (serving passenger riverboats) Qing River (in prefecture's southern part) is also an important waterway.
Yichang is an important river port on Yangtze and has long been a prime transshipment port and distribution center of goods. It serves as the economic hub of western Hubei and intermediary between the cities Wuhan and Chongqing. Yichang's main industries are shipbuilding and shipping.
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