Huangpu River used to be one branch of the . However, it has become the largest river in Shanghai, and Suzhou River became its branch.
It is an average of 400 meters wide and 9 meters deep. Shanghai gets most of its drinking water from Huangpu, which thus plays an important part for the metropolis. It divides the city into two regions: Pudong and Puxi .
The Bund in Shanghai is located along the river.
Places along the river
Other cities along the river include: