Suzhou, (alternately Soochow), is a major city in south-eastern Jiangsu Province of East China. It is a major economic centre and focal point of trade and commerce, and Jiangsu's second-largest city. The city's north waterfront is on a lower reach of the Yangtze whereas it has its more focal south-western waterfront on Lake Tai – crossed by several waterways, its district belongs to the Yangtze River Delta region. Administratively, Suzhou is a prefecture-level city.
Suzhou is rated Gamma + by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC) which evaluates and ranks the relationships between world cities in the context of globalisation. Gamma level cities are cities that link smaller economic regions into the world economy.
Suzhou has a population of over 6,339,000 people. Suzhou also forms part of the wider Suzhou metropolitan area which has a population of over 10,650,501 people.
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