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  • Summer Hats of Yiwu are in Hot Sales

  • Source:Yiwu · China Commodity Index Author:Yiwu · China Commodity Index 2019-05-28
  •     The hat industry is one of the traditional advantaged industries in Yiwu. It is located in the East A2 and B2 on 2F in District IV in the International Trade Mart, including 981 firms and 1,561 business entities. It covers a wide variety of products, according to the material, it includes leather hats, felt hats, woolen hats, cloth hats and straw hats, according to style, it includes fashion hats, berets, caps and shawl hats. Over 70% of the products are exported to the Middle East, Europe, Japan and South Korea.
        Since May, new products have been launched one after another. With an increasing number of merchants making enquiries and checking the samples, more and more orders are achieved.
        Sales of sun hats are rising continuously. As the hot summer approaches, purchasers are actively stocking all kinds of sun hats, like beach hats, handmade paper hats, big hats and UV protection visors. The sales volume is impressive, especially the online orders which show a significant growth. Today, Yiwu has become a supply base for Chinese online hat shops and the origin of various hot sellers on the internet, which in turn serves as a major driving power of the industry. To respond to the continuously strengthened sun protection awareness of women customers, merchants are working hard to upgrade sun-proof materials and the style of of sun hats. Recently, an UV protection multi-function full face covered sun hat has been popular with a large number of purchasers and enjoy booming sales.
        Foreign trade industry sees a recovery. The hat industry is currently in the peak season, and the foreign trade market is warming up. The sales of cheap cowboy hats, berets, bucket hats and paper knitted hats have risen steadily, and the sales markets are mainly the Middle East and Africa. The main exported products such as baseball caps, fashion hats and bowler/top hats are updated at a faster pace with considerable sales volume, and mainly sold to Europe, America, Singapore, Japan and South Korea.