Shandong textile industry in the nation the size of the first 3

According to the textile industry in Shandong Province Association of Hong Chuan, even though the textile industry is facing unprecedented difficulties in the operation of the situation, but as of September this year, Shandong Province over the size of textile and garment enterprises not only failed to reduce the quantity, but at the end of 2007 than the increase of 230 to 4933 000.

The size of the textile industry in Shandong No. 3 in the nation last year, sales of close to 470,000,000,000 yuan, 200 million workers, accounting for the province’s total number of employees 1 / 4. Last year, exports of textile industry 13,800,000,000 U.S. dollars, up nearly 13 percent, accounting for the province’s total export volume of nearly 1 / 5, ranking No. 2 industry.

Since the second half of last year, with the appreciation of the yuan, raw material prices, coupled with the recent financial turmoil on the real economy impact, Shandong textile industry has encountered unprecedented difficulties. But that Hong Chuan, from the beginning to the present, the textile industry in Shandong no big ups and downs, the basic curb the decline in the textile industry. As of September, the textile industry production growth slowed, but the convergence of production and sales are still good. 4933 enterprises above designated size industrial added value in recent 116,000,000,000 yuan, up 17.4 percent, an increase of 7 percentage points lower; production and sales to increase year-on-year rate of 0.24 percentage points.