The 320 billion yuan canal will lead from Hangzhou to Guangzhou, 194 kilometers longer than the Beijing Hangzhou Grand Canal, benefiting hundreds of millions of people. Will Jiangxi take off?
It will connect Hangzhou directly to Guangzhou and connect the two important water systems in China – the Yangtze River and the Pearl River, from north to south, up to Beijing and down to Guangdong. Gan Yue Gan zhe canal is a large canal project across Zhejiang, Jiangxi and Guangdong provinces. It is composed of Gan Yue canal and Zhejiang Gan canal. The total length is about 1988 km, 194 km longer than the Beijing Hangzhou Grand Canal, and the planned investment is about 320 billion yuan.