Production of garlic area of Pizhou

Update:2013/4/23 Source:Chinese garlic Information network
Pizhou garlic has the advantages of big fruit, white skin, crisp meat, and moderate spicy, neat shape, resistance to storage and transportation, and good commodity. It is recognized as the first class garlic. And also favored by customers both at home and abroad. “Yangshan white garlic”,“Chefushan garlic ”,“Dawn garlic” and other high-quality brand also enjoys a high reputation at home and abroad, the “Dawn garlic” has been rated as China famous brand of agricultural products, brand-name products in Jiangsu Province.
Since Pizhou national white garlic agricultural standardization demonstration area has been approved for construction in 2002; it has become a microcosm of the achievements of the Pizhou agricultural standardization demonstration area. After great efforts to build of many years, Pizhou white garlic standardization demonstration area has more than 50,000 hectares, pollution-free demonstration base of 22, annual output of 950,000 tons, and the annual output value of more than 45 billion Yuan.
End of 2008, the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People's Republic of China formally approved Pizhou white garlic implementation of geographical indication protection.Geographical indication protection is the subject of an application in the area of geographical indications shared by the members of the intellectual property rights, is a gold standard, equivalent to the international passport.Pizhou white garlic became the products of geographical indications protection in the history of Xuzhou, and obtain a “green pass” to open the export markets. The end of 2009, Pizhou national white garlic agricultural standardization demonstration area identified as garlic export base in Jiangsu Province by The Municipal Bureau of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation , the Ministry  of  finance of Jiangsu Province.Today, Pizhou white garlic products have been exported to more than 40 countries and regions in Europe, America, Southeast Asia, Japan and South Korea, sales volume and export volume ranking the highest in the country, exports accounted for  70% market share in the Middle East Garlic Products, and became the national demonstration area of garlic exports.
Pizhou is located in the northwest of Jiangsu Province, is located between Xuzhou and Lianyungang; currently , commissioned by the Jiangsu Province, Xuzhou City hosted Pizhou ,and it is one of the top 100 counties in China.