Changing China

Giant on the move

Why we like garlic

November 27, 2009

And China’s best performing asset in 2009 is….. garlic

It beats gold, stocks and even property with prices up as much as 40 -fold.

Is it because of swine flu or rising production costs or market speculators ?

Beijingers give their reasons for the humble garlic bulb’s rise to success.

Video credit: Christina Hu

Photo credit: David Gray

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