Canton Fair: China textile exports smooth m
The latest forecast of the China Textile Import and Export Chamber of Commerce this year, Chinese textile and garment exports exceeded $ 120 billion of foregone conclusion, and is expected to continue to maintain steady growth in the next two years. The first eight months of this year, Chinese textile exports have achieved a surplus of $ 79.42 billion, accounting for more than 80% of China"s total foreign trade surplus.
The Commerce Department at the Canton Fair, organized a forum on China"s textile export enterprises, the China Textile Import and Export Chamber of Commerce vice president Jiang Zhe analysis of these data pointed out that China"s textile enterprises are under multiple pressures to maintain growth in export performance these pressures, including the adjustment of the quota allocation system, raw material prices, a sharp rise in labor costs, the reduction in export tax rebate rate and RMB exchange rate movements.
"Taking into account the existence of these difficulties, China"s textile industry is through continuous improvement of product structure, and enhance the added value of goods, to win their own international market." Zhe Jiang said.
Textiles is one of the main force of China"s exports, the main source of China"s foreign trade surplus. Customs statistics show that in the 2005 Central Europe, China and the United States has reached an agreement on textile dispute, before August this year, China"s textile export value $ 91.36 billion, an increase of 24.7%, but only 10 of the EU export growth. 9%, only 5.7 percent of U.S. export growth.
Has entered a relatively stable period of growth, but the textile industry believe that China"s textile exports are still not optimistic.
Customs statistics show that the rapid growth of the first eight months of this year the export of Chinese textiles and clothing in some countries, of which up to 7,8 times the growth rate of exports of parts of exports even more than some of the traditional market. An experts said that the markets in these countries suddenly enlarged and may cause adverse reactions in the international market.
In addition, many Chinese textile and garment enterprises are worried that, after the end of 2008 China-EU, Sino-US textile trade agreements expires at the end of 2007, China"s textile exports will suffer against other trade barriers, including anti-dumping measures.
"We are most worried about is that U.S. companies would many kinds of textile products, anti-dumping." Cao Xiaojian, Jiangsu Sainty Co., Ltd., deputy general manager, said in August, the U.S. International Trade Commission initially ruled that the dumping of Chinese polyester staple fiber products guilty, "has given us a signal."
Journal of International Trade Head of Huang Jingbo said: "Textiles is a political factor strong industry, we can not conceive, in 2007 and 2008, Central Europe, after the expiration of the Sino-US agreement is no longer on this dispute."
Canton Fair, many textile enterprises have expressed their feel in difficult situations. Especially Guangdong, Jiangsu, Zhejiang and other traditional textile and apparel province, the labor cost advantage is also rapidly disappearing, many companies out of high wages still move less than workers.
Huang Jingbo pointed out that compared with neighboring countries and regions also has a labor cost and resource advantages, China"s textile and garment industry is facing the pressure of continuous appreciation of Renminbi, bear a prominent quota costs, coupled with the total export volume, easy to incurred in the international market of various barriers to the measures to take care of "China"s textile exports are often subjected to unexpected sanctions.
Huang Jingbo also believes that these also encourage Chinese enterprises to find ways to improve the quality and technical content of the export garment objective to promote the upgrading and restructuring of the Chinese textile industry.
The Chinese government has taken measures to actively promote the textile industry in transition. In mid-September, the Ministry of Finance of textile export tax rebate rate down 2 percentage points. China Textile Import and Export Chamber of Commerce conducted a survey on the 100th Canton Fair, said the new export tax rebate policy has become the opportunity of Chinese enterprises in the product structure adjustment and industrial upgrade, some of the strength, large and medium-sized enterprises have their own technology and brand from the received benefits.
At present, European and American markets is not high grade orders are transferred to the neighboring countries and regions from China, said Cao Xinyu, vice president of China Textile Import and Export Chamber of Commerce. He said: "This is not a bad thing, many Chinese enterprises orders transfer, were forced to transfer is not a passive, but active product and market adjustments, which will help Chinese enterprises to win the market in the future."
[2012-2-27 下午 12:13:31]