Close to two-thirds of the annual precipitation occurs from June to September.
Since agriculture is still a major part of the economy of Shangqiu, many of the work is related to farmers and the development of the rural area.
Nowadays, Longhai railway has become the Chinese segment of the larger "European-Asia continental landbridge," which runs from the sea port city to , the.
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Another great philosopher, , living in the same period as Zhuangzi, was also a Shangqiu native.