Provincial Department of Commerce: the supply of main necessities in Anhui Province is guaranteed
The head of the Anhui Provincial Department of commerce told reporters that since the outbreak of the epidemic, the provincial business system is fully guaranteeing the market supply during the emergency response period. “In terms of 181 supermarkets, 45 wholesale markets for agricultural products and 72 agricultural markets monitored by the province, the supply of grain, oil, meat, eggs, vegetables and other major necessities in the province is guaranteed and prices are basically stable.”
At present, large-scale super enterprises and wholesale agricultural product markets such as Baida, hejiafu, Hongfu, Yonghui, Zhougudui, and haijixing are actively expanding their sources , ensuring adequate inventory, and at the same time insisting on opening their businesses to ensure the supply of major necessities. “For example, Zhougudui wholesale market adopts a method of reducing transaction costs during the Spring Festival to encourage fresh agricultural products enter Hefei market.”
He further stated that the business department will improve its emergency delivery network to ensure the smooth delivery of emergency supplies when necessary. During the period of the epidemic prevention and control, Anhui province will implement a responsibility system of “vegetable basket” and “green channel” policy, and ensure the free and rapid release of relevant vehicles.