Baotou means the "place with Deer" in Mongolian language, locates in the western part of the region, faces Yellow river in the south, connects Mongol in the north, meets Tumote plain and Hetao plain in the east andwest, Yinshan Mountains Runs across right in the middle, the total area is 30.000sq. km, and has a population of 2.3 million. Jingbao, Baolan, Baoshen, Baobai railways meet here, and the airlines can lead to Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Xi'an etc. There are original civilization site "Ashan site", the Great Wall of Han, Qin, Zhao Dynasty, Machi Ancient city, Alun Ancient City. There are also Wudangzhao and Meidaizhao Lamasery temple, and Xilamuren Grassland and Jiufengshan Nature Reserves. It is the biggest industrial city in Inner Mongolia, the metallurgy, rare earth, machinery, energy, cashmere textile, and the chemical Industry are its' supporting industry, it is called also "Steel City in the grassland", "Capital of the Rare Earth".