New Pudong skyline; Waibaidu (Garden) Bridge; looking across the Huangpu River from the Bund; Shanghai; China
Pudong is a new area of Shanghai, China, located along the east side of the Huangpu River, across from the historic city center. It has emerged as China's financial and commercial hub. These modern skyscrapers face directly across from Puxi's historic Bund.Pudong is home to the Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone and the Shanghai Stock Exchange and many of Shanghai's best known buildings, such as the Oriental Pearl Tower, the Jin Mao Building, the Shanghai World Financial Center. It is also the site of the future Shanghai Tower. These modern skyscrapers face directly across from Puxi's historic Bund, a remnant of a former concession in China.