Authorities in Gansu officially launched the Agriculture Products Import-export Chamber in the provincial capital of Lanzhou on Nov 26.
Garlic is among a list of commodities with escalating prices due to a shortage of supply.
Potatoes have pulled people out of poverty in Dingxi, Ganxu province, thanks to a government scheme incentivizing their cultivation and the establishment of an entire industry chain, from seed to plate.
Delivery companies in Gansu added a combined total of more than 500 delivery tricycles in anticipation of the expected peak shipping period starting on Nov 11.
A ground breaking ceremony for the Sino-Germany Industrial Park was held in Lanzhou new district on Nov 6.
Operation of the first China-South Asia international freight route is officially underway from Sunday.