Accessories Industry Development of China’s status
A result of textiles and garments, bags, footwear, sporting goods, driven in recent years, China’s zipper production increased year by year in sales, accounting for about half of global sales. The next few years, China’s output will continue to zip around 20% average annual growth rate. In 2004, China’s zipper output reached 28 billion meters, direct and indirect export volume reached over 80% of total production. At present, the zipper has a certain scale processing enterprises in more than 2000, mainly in Zhejiang, Guangdong and Fujian provinces, to zipper production, sales-based industry cluster base is taking shape.
It is hard to imagine a small zipper concentration of 30000 patents, including the technology, design and other aspects. In recent years, the introduction of foreign advanced production equipment at the same time, my zipper has greatly improved the level of production technology, which is the continued growth of China’s zipper output of important reasons. However, in the high-end zipper market, especially for supporting an internationally renowned brand, my part of the unstable quality of products and individuality zipper problem of insufficient is increasingly obvious.
Industry analysis, China’s garment accessories industry, large production capacity, the size of amazing, but the lack of effective integration and product innovation, the entire garment industry value chain, enhance the role of the not so obvious. China in particular has long been relying on auxiliary products low-price competition, brand strategy, serious deficiencies, resulting in low value-added products, business to survive the difficulties and the role of the whole industry chain, it seem unimportant.
With zipper, for example, China’s annual output of zipper 28 billion meters, more than 25 billion yuan in sales, employing more than 1 million people, is truly the world’s superpower zipper. But the Chinese zipper industry is great, but can not be called a strong level of product quality and innovation with the Japanese YKK compared to international brands such as the gap is not small, in the high-end clothing, bags, and assorted market share is not high, value-added products partial low. Zipper industry faces the problem reflects the surface throughout the garment accessories industry is big but not strong common embarrassment.
Cloth, buttons and other accessories apparel skeleton, eyes, which determines the quality of the clothing high or low, raising the grade of clothing plays a vital role. In particular, fusible interlining cloth, there is compatibility with the issue of clothing and fabrics. Understanding of clothing, fabric, accessories and fiber properties and development trends in order to achieve targeted, with a broad market space for development.
DP interlining series, water-soluble interlining series of green products will be Zouqiao market, which in 2004 a development focus, it is worth attention accessories manufacturers; in fashion lining, the thin elastic lining cloth popular; suit lining area to tie in with suit “light, thin, soft” style, the development phase compatibility with high-end suits interlining, professional clothing lining, it is necessary for the modern business wear “light, thin, soft, solemn” and other features, base cloth using multi-component materials, by the international advanced finishing methods, achieve environmental product requirements. In short, all kinds of cloth and fabric glue and after going to have a soft, comfortable, and rough style, Paul-type is good, washed, no deformation characteristics, but also fully embodies the personality types of clothing styles.
Unsaturated resin buttons colors varied, simulation and strong, excellent physical and chemical properties, has become the leading product; urea button pattern with a variety of horn, wood comparable, and high hardness, good wear resistance, dry cleaning, anti – UV, the Western countries more than 90% urea button suits; natural treasures – shell buttons, drawing on sea water and fresh water pearl shells, is the most innovative buttons; metal buttons – in particular by the precious metals, imitation precious metals (such as 18k gold-plated , silver, etc.) will be the focus of purchasing accessories apparel company; natural material buttons, such as nuts button, coconut button, Horn button, buckle and other precious stones will become a popular highlight, especially the gem buttons will be used for high fashion costume;-free seam button is no seam, and brought directly from the buttons on the device connected to some additional buttons on the garment, which buttons will be all kinds of casual wear is widely used; function buttons, is a high-tech fashion button, in addition to the role of clothing are connected, but also has a divergence fragrance, drug therapy, such as unexpected luminous energy storage function.
Other accessories, such as lining, zippers, metal fasteners, thread tape, trademarks, Xu material and padding are also an integral part of the garment, these accessories will be to meet the performance, while clothing, toward the high-tech, functional , health care and environment-friendly direction.