According to statistics, in the first half of this year, export value of Yiwu socks industry is $ 240 million, while last year was $ 688 million; in October, came news Datang Town of Zhuji City, Zhejiang Datang to textile socks industry market town of socks upgrading. For a time, Yiwu Socks suffered "internal and external", industry insiders predict that the second half of Yiwu Socks will go step by step startling.
However, on December 18, the Secretary-General has assured Yiwu Hosiery Association told reporters, Yiwu Hosiery taking the high road, the low end of the market with Datang town essentially different; in addition, according to this year's Yiwu Hosiery Association January-October sales data show that the export downturn was once warmer trend.
Datang destabilize Yiwu export situation unpredictable
Datang town of Zhuji Hosiery started in the 1970s, it prospered in the 1990s. Many Datang person, socks town they yield 65% of national output. In 2002, the town built in Zhejiang Datang Socks Textile City, the annual turnover of more than ten billion yuan alleged. According to statistics, Zhejiang Datang Socks Textile City is divided into textile raw materials, socks, hosiery, logistics four major market.
In recent years, in order to adapt to the competitive environment, Zhuji and proceed to the market launch of the upgrade project. The total investment of 20 billion yuan, Datang will build a new professional market Socks, socks flagship store, headquarters Hosiery, Socks museum, convention center, business center, modern textile raw materials market, modern knitting machinery market Wait.
In other words, the four existing market-based, Zhuji Datang will build the whole industry chain Hosiery market group. Is currently a lot of media coverage of Datang Hosiery market, is upgrading works of the first phase of the project, with a total investment of 180 million yuan, has more than 1,300 shops. Allegedly, this is an upgraded version of Datang Socks City socks textile market, the fourth-generation market.
It is reported, has been assigned to the business households, half of the old sock market dealers, and the other half come from all over the country to Haining, Pujiang, Yiwu and Jiangsu, the Northeast and other places of business users based. However, business users from Yiwu, mainly business in Yiwu Zhuji, Yiwu, not many people really. Yiwu socks brands such as "Lang Sha," "Mona" and so on, where there is a large area display shop, but only enterprise in Shaoxing, Yiwu socks agents.
Zhuji Datang sock it to upgrade the professional market, is the city's many industry insiders believe Hosiery domestic counterparts on the city Hosiery industry move step by step; from the first half of the city's overall foreign trade data Hosiery It is also not difficult to see foreign sales Yiwu Socks subject to influence the international situation, showing a sluggish trend.
According introduction, Yiwu Socks is the city's knitwear industry demonstration foreign trade early warning information from the warning situation, the first half of the international political and economic situation and the domestic market situation is more complex, many factors of instability and uncertainty. "Raw materials, rising labor costs have pushed up the cost of production and operation of foreign trade goods; With the continuous appreciation of the renminbi and the impact of foreign political and economic environment, the relative decline in foreign trade market, significantly reducing long-term orders and large orders." he said.
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"No matter how changes in the competitive environment, Yiwu Hosiery long from their own, to create a better business environment, and improve manufacturing strength, we can have a broader space for development." Jinshan Fu said that Yiwu Socks development has been the accumulation of their own The core strengths, the face of competition, the next step to do better.
information provided to reporters show, as "China Hosiery City" Yiwu Hosiery manufacturer now has more than 1,400, with socks over 60,000 units, of which more than 50,000 sets of imported advanced Waji. This indicates that overall manufacturing strength in Yiwu Hosiery industry leader. Last year, Yiwu socks reached 10.8 billion yuan of industrial output, data from the Customs statistics show that foreign trade exports reached 688 million US dollars.