is a province of the People's Republic of China, located in the northwest of the country.
Capital  Lanzhou
Other notable Cities
  • Jiuquan
  • Jinchang
  • Tianshui
  • Jiayuguan
Official Language Mandarin
Other languages
TuAmdo TibetanMongolian, and the Kazakh language.
Average Wage
Cost of Living
Agricultural production includes cotton, linseed oil, maize, melons, millet and wheat. Gansu is known as  a source for wild medicinal herbs which are used in Chinese medicine.
However, most of Gansu's economy is based on mining and the extraction of minerals, especially rare earth elements. The province has significant deposits of antimony, chromium, coal, cobalt, copper, fluorite, gypsum, iridium, iron, lead,limestone, mercury, mirabilite, nickel, crude oil, platinum, tungsten amongst others 

Things To Do/Visit

Mogao Caves
Ancient Ruins, sacred and religious
Zhangye Danxia Geopark

Geological formations.

Mingsha shan (Echo Sand Mountain) Park


Lambrang Monastery

Sacred and religious site.

Jobs in Gansu

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