Recently, it was learned from Nanning Municipal Market Supervision Administration that “Long’an Banana” has been approved to be registered as a geographical indication trademark by China National Intellectual Property Administration and put into use officially, becoming the first geographical indication trademark of Long’an County and the eighth one of Nanning.
It is understood that “Long’an Banana” boasts a long history of cultivation. The bananas of Long’an County have a good taste, known for being sweet, fragrant, thick and waxy, with obvious regional characteristics. The approved geographical indication trademark this time will help build the brand of “Long’an Banana”, extend its industrial chain, promote the upgrading of the banana industry to be of high added value, realize the transformation of the banana industry from an extensive industry to an intensive industry and increase the income of local farmers. With the joint efforts of multiple departments of market supervision, agriculture and rural affairs, etc., the registration of “Long’an Banana” applied by the Agricultural Technology Extension Station of Long’an County has been successfully approved recently.