Construction mileage: K197+000 ~ K214+860
Construction mileage: K230+550 ~ K255+800
Chuxiong ~ Dali Expressway is a section of Hangzhou ~ Ruili Expressway, the main trunk line from Kunming to eight prefectures and regions in West, Northwest and Southwest Yunnan as well as an important way extending to Myanmar and neighboring Southeast Asian countries. It is a key construction project of the Ministry of Transport of China and Yunnan Province during the “Ninth Five-Year” period as well as the first expressway in Yunnan that was constructed according to the owner responsibility system with the loan from Asian Development Bank through international bid invitation. The project was commenced on February 1, 1996 and completed and open to traffic on October 28, 1998.