The Beibu Gulf International Gateway Shipping Service Center officially started operation on Dec 5 in Guangxi Qinzhou Free Trade Port Area.
A publishing platform for information on intellectual property (IP) pledge financing in Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region was launched on Dec 2 during the Guangxi section of the 13th China Patent Week.
Beihai was the starting point of China's ancient marine Silk Road and played an important role in China's foreign trade more than 2,000 years ago.
The east channel expansion project of Qinzhou Port, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region started construction on Oct 31.
Guangxi has made breakthroughs in promoting the construction of the western Land-Sea Trade Corridor this year.
From January to September this year, Beibu Gulf ports completed a total cargo throughputof 170 million tons, an increase of 17.85 percent year-on-year.
Land-sea trade corridor greatly reduces travel time of seaward exports from western and central China, officials with the province say.