The retrospective history of the Guangxi Autonomous Region
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- Finds confirm China's ancient trade route
- Xinhua, 10 October 2002. Chinese archaeologists say they
have found more evidence to prove Hepu, at Beihai City in
south China's Guangxi A.R. was the oldest departure
point on the country's ancient maritime trading route,
Western Han Dynasty (206 BC – 24 AD).