Recently, Yiwu market lose the obvious sporting goods growth in Europe, some European buyers have started for this year’s London Olympics, the European Football Championship stocking –
Yiwu aimed at the European Competition
Yiwu News 2012-3-26 8:31:26
Dragon toy was the best seller in Yiwu Market as the Spring Festival coming. Children are all over the toy professional street of District 1, Yiwu International Trade City during the holiday of New Year’s Day. Dazzling array of toys like alloy car models with fine workmanship, the mighty shape of Gun dam, imaginative Lego, or popular Altman, Xi Yang Yang. But, the most attractive are Dragon toys.
It is predicted that New Year series toy account for 30% of 2012 toy sales. In addition, 2011 hot selling of tiger toys no doubt intensified the 20112 Dragon series toys’ competition momentum in the market. Adults prepare New Year’s gift for children. Regular, it’s the selling season of Dragon toys a month after New Year. The hot trend will continue in Yiwu Market until the end of the Spring Festival holiday.
Yiwu goods can not be calculated at present
March 20 morning, Ms Tong who engaged in import and export trade business received the call from the customs agency, her company container was on the BARELI Singaporean container ship which ran aground two days ago “.
21:15 on 15th, Singaporean container ship BARELI on the way shipped from Ningbo to Fuzhou Jiangyin Port, ran aground in the waters near the Jiangyin Port, successfully rescued 21 foreign crew members of the board; freighter loaded container 1913 TEUs , of which 101 containers involving dangerous goods, mainly caustic soda and herbicides.
“My container was shipped from Ningbo, the agent just told me my container was in accident, and let us wait.” Ms. Tong said anxiously, she had never encountered this kind of thing, the most anxiety is the information barrier, do not know what state of the container.
The Yiwu Ms. Yang, a container is also aboard the ship. “On the 20th morning, until my husband saw the news, we know ‘BARELI’ accident, I was immediately called for the verification, my container shipped from Shanghai Port on that ship.” Ms. Yang said she was very curious about the bill of lading has not signed out, I did not think of the cargo ship accident.
From Yiwu Customs data show that from January to February this year, Yiwu foreign trade import and export value of $ 520 million, an increase of 8.7%, an average increase of 5 percentage points higher than the import and export of Zhejiang Province. Which exports $ 470 million, an increase of 7.3%, imports of $ 053 million, an increase of 22.1%. In February, the import and export of Yiwu $ 130 million, down 7.9 percent; imports of $ 028 million, an increase of 53.3%. Among them, the clothing and accessories exports still dominates exports totaling $ 210 million, accounting for 45% of the total export of Yiwu.
Affected by the debt crisis in Europe, Yiwu, the largest export market for EU exports decline, the first two months of this year fell by 2.4%. Over the same period, the U.S. market to maintain sustained growth, total exports of $ 78,660,000, an increase of 17.2%. From the structure of export products, apparel and clothing accessories, electronic products, textile yarn, fabrics and products, still occupy the top three export of Yiwu. In addition, the rapid momentum of growth in machinery and electronic products, total exports of $ 58,160,000, an increase of 34.4%.
Yiwu Customs staff believes that this year, Yiwu export situation is not optimistic. Not conducive to all kinds of foreign trade of the factors that continue to exist, such as the situation remains volatile in the Middle East, the main consumer countries do not have to show strong signs of recovery in the international market is tepid. It is worth mentioning, Europe and the United States trade protectionism is clearly on the rise, and frequent anti-dumping investigations against Chinese products, and to impose punitive tariffs, trade barriers continue to upgrade. China has become the biggest victims of the United States and Europe to the abuse of trade protection measures.
In this regard, the industry recommendations: to continue to maintain the price advantage of Yiwu, product innovation and value innovation can quickly enhance the profit margins of the small commodities. In addition, to take full advantage of state tax policy, might as well go out for international investment.