Nantou Town, a new industrial town, is located in the south of the Pearl River Delta and the north of Zhongshan City.
Household Appliance is the pillar industry in Nantou. Nantou Town is located in the center of household appliance industrial clusters in China and it has a fine atmosphere as well as advantages of resources, personnel, information technology and scale economy. There are in the town over 250 enterprises including large household appliance manufacturing enterprises that mainly produce the air conditioner, central air conditioner, mobile air conditioner, TV, refrigerators, dehumidifiers, etc. and small household appliance enterprises that produce electric fans, rice cookers, electric heater, etc. There are over 400 supporting enterprises in the chain of household appliances. The output value of these appliance manufacturing and supporting enterprises accounts for over 80 percent of the total output of the town. Gradually, it has formed special industrial advantages with large household appliances like the air conditioner, TV, refrigerator, etc. as the leading power and all types of small appliance as supporting forces.
Nantou Town was entitled by Science and Technology Department of Guangdong Province with the honor of “Model town of household appliance industrial cluster upgrading in Guangdong province”.