China is one of the richest and fastest growing powers in the Muggle world.
In July 1996, The Guardian reported that the then-current Dalai Lama was given the Congressional Gold Medal of Honour by the United States, which China objected to strongly, presumably due to the Tibetan sovereignty issue.
Jixi may have had a community of note in the wizarding world, as the Daily Prophet reported on its weather in its international section. Also, many different wand woods are from here, for instance, Redwood trees grow here, as well as in North America.
Sleekeazy's Hair Potion is manufactured in China.
Famous wizards hailing from China include the alchemist Dzou Yen and Magic Creature Specialist Quong Po. China is also the native range of the Phoenix, the Chinese Fireball, the Yeti, and the Chinese Chomping Cabbage.
- Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Mentioned as Chinese)
- Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (film) (Mentioned as Chinese)
- Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Mentioned as Chinese)
- Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (film) (mentioned on newspaper)