There are in total 23 major business district organizations in Taichung City. Each business district is enriched in its characteristic development industry, and the stores within each characteristic development industry all progressed into Taiwanese authentic food, clothing, housing, transportation, education and entertainment events, not only demonstrating our unique business district culture, but also further attracting tourists to hunt for treasures!
Various main business district organizations in Taichung City: Jingming 1st Street Management Committee, Taichung City; Dalong Road Shopping Street Management Committee, Taichung City; Taichung City Electronics Street Pedestrian Area Management Committee; Jiguang Shopping Street Pedestrian Area Management Committee, Taichung City; Art Museum Parkway Shopping Street Management Committee, Taichung City; Tianjin Road Clothing Business District Management Committee, Taichung City; Dakeng Business District Management Committee, Taichung City; Yijhong Street (including Yucai South Street) Store Management Committee, Taichung City; Fongjia Shopping Street Management Committee, Taichung City; Zihyou Road Business District Management Committee, Central Area, Taichung City; Changping Leather Shoes Shopping Street Area Management Committee, Taichung City; Guguan Community Development Council for Heping District, Taichung City; Economic Prosperity Promotional Council for Taichung Harbor District, Taichung City; Image Business District Development Council for Dongshih District, Taichung City; Leisure Agriculture Tour-Guide Development Council for Sinshe District, Taichung City; Management Committee for Commercial Region of Fusing Road in Fengyuan, Taichung City; Taian Community Development Council for Houli District, Taichung City; Taichung HSR Culture and Tour Association; Shusiao Business District Management Committee for Taiping, Taichung City; Shuren Road Business District Renovation Promotional Team for Wufong District, Taichung City; Tunghai Art Commercial District Management Committee, Taichung City; Dajia Jhenlan Tourism Shopping Street Area Management Committee, Taichung City; Jhongsing Business District Management Committee for Dali, Taichung City.
3 charismatic business districts out of the 23 business districts are specially used as examples to make a brief introduction in the following:
Fongjia Business District in general means all that is within a circumference of 1km of Feng Chia University, including Wenhua Road Tourism Night-Market, Fongjia Road, Fusing Road and Beacon Sun Plaza etc.. There are many fashion clothing and accessories, record stores, eyewear stores, various snack foods and restaurants, latest trendy 3G mobile phone and accessories, books and stationary, printing and binding, as well as boutique stores and night-market vendors, which are suitable for mass consumption.
The vicinity of Yijhong Business District includes National Taichung First Senior High School, National Taichung University of Science and Technology, as well as various main cram schools, in which student crowds gather to form a unique business district. It is also known as “Nanyang Street” of Taichung due to the numerous cram schools. Since it is located in the school district, Yijhong Business District is similar to other university business districts. It is a regular shopping street during the day, which transforms into a night-market at night. The majority of the stores are based on food. There are also several characteristic restaurants, teashops and clothes stores.
Tunghai Art Commercial District features strong exotic sentiments. It is a Utopia composed by a group of artists (such as Yung-Tsun Chang, Kuan Kuan, Ling Ku etc.) who acknowledge the concept of art village, and who are willing to devote cultural and art spirits to jointly manage this art street. There are many different styles of stores within the business district. Surprises may be discovered in every corner, including handicraft and furnishing stores with unique styles, as well as the unforgettable thematic restaurants and street sceneries that make you unwilling to leave, attracting many young groups to stop for expenditure. Local characteristics attracted many people to visit Tunghai Art Commercial District, as well as to experience an intellectual journey of art.