The agreement on the establishment of sister city ties between Huangshan City and Stralsund of Germany was signed before premier Li Keqiang and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the Symposium of China-Germany Council of Economic Advisers on October 30 in Hefei.
Stralsund, a town in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, is located at the Southern coast of the Strelasund. It was honored as a UNESCO World Heritage on June 27, 2002. Huangshan City and Stralsund have cooperated in the fields of trade, tourism, world cultural heritages, culture and education. They signed the agreement on the intention to establish sister city relations in 2014.