The salt pond of Yuncheng is one of the famous salt producing areas in the whole country. It is also called Salt Lake or Silver Lake. The salt produced from the salt pond is salt that remains after the water evaporates under the sun. The salt is white, pure in quality and taste and rich in various substances of sodium and calcium. Cultural Canvas explains to you why Yuncheng of Shanxi is a place contested by all strategists and a heartland of government jurisdiction.