Since ancient times, Jintang has been the vital communication line through land and water in western part of Sichuan, aggregating a lot of merchants. It lies in the spindle of the Chengdu-Chongqing Economic Zone and the Chengdu-Deyang-Mianyang economic belt, and it also lies in the Chengdu half-hour economic circle. In the new round of western developing progress, Jintang is striving to become the vanguard of industrial restructuring and the model of new urbanization. The county will develop fast with its good foundation, regional advantages, and resource superiority.
Yunding Mountains are llocated in Jintang County, which has a large area of hills and rivers in the east of Chengdu.