The Lanzhou New Area (LNA) is located in the Qinwangchuan basin northern to the Lanzhou City of Gansu Province with the planning range containing 6 towns of two counties—Yongdeng County， Gaolan County.
Located in the Lanzhou New Area, Gansu province, the zone was approved by the State Council on July 15, 2014 and passed the acceptance check on Aug 18, 2015. On Dec 24 of the same year, it was put into operation.
Lanzhou Economic and Technological Development Zone was built in March 1993 and became a national-level economic and technological development zone as approved by the State Council in March 2002.
The International Land Port of Gansu (Lanzhou) is located at Lanzhou's Xigu district.
Yuzhong ecological innovation new town can be found at Lanzhou's Yuzhong basin, 35 kilometers away from the urban area of Lanzhou.