Updated at 2023-06-15
Long Beach boasts the second-largest seaport in the United States and, like Taoyuan, serves as a vital hub for the logistics and aerospace industries. The two cities share a close and interactive relationship, with Taoyuan delegations having visited Long Beach several times to engage in in-depth exchanges on education, tourism, and industries. The two cities officially became sister cities in 2022, marking Taoyuan as Long Beach's first sister city in 15 years and the first-ever Taiwanese city to become sister cities with Long Beach.
Agreement Date: December 15, 2022
Area: 208 square kilometers
Population: Approx. 470,000
Main industries/features: Shipping, petroleum