At the Second Huanghe River Culture Tourism Expo in Dongying, delegations from 38 cities and nine provincial tourism administrations along the Huanghe River published a declaration to form a tourism promotion association for cities along the Huanghe River.
The 38 cities are located in Qinghai, Gansu, Sichuan, Ningxia, Inner Mongolia, Shaanxi, Shanxi, Henan, and Shandong. They have complementary tourism resources and tourist routes, providing solid foundations for cooperation and a promising future.
Members of the association will adhere to the principles of resource sharing, brand building, market expansion, and industry development; making overall plans for the spatial layout and featured routes, protecting and making rational use of tourism resources, and exchanging tourism information.
Annual meetings will be held by the council of the association. Regular meetings of tourism directors will also be held to promote the healthy and rapid development of the tourism industry of areas along the Huanghe River.