Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / CEPA zero-tariff pushes up textile exports
CEPA zero-tariff pushes up textile exports
28
May '08
According to the statistics from Hong Kong Trade and Industry Department, since the implementation of CEPA (Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement between Mainland and Hong Kong) in 2004, Hong Kong products exported into China Mainland under zero-tariff, have increased continuously, with a growth of more than 50 percent in four years.

To the end of 2007, cumulative exports from Hong Kong to Mainland amounted to over HK $11.2 billion. Textiles and clothing have been one of the main commodities, reaching HK $1.488 billion and accounting for 13.3 percent of the total amount.

Last year's entire exports under zero-tariff reached HK $4.43 billion, of which, textile and clothing exports formed HK $609 million, 43.6 percent higher than 2006.

For further figures click here

Fibre2fashion News Desk - China


Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 29th Jun 2017

Nan Ya files trade petition in US against Korea & Taiwan

Nan Ya Plastics Corporation, America, a US synthetic fibre producer,...

Textiles | On 29th Jun 2017

Indian textile industry will reach new milestone by 2020

By 2020, textile technologies will be highly advanced not only with...

Apparel/Garments | On 29th Jun 2017

Amazon intends to keep investing and growing in India

American online retail giant Amazon intends to keep investing and...

Interviews View All

C Kamatchisundaram
Voltas

ITME is an occasion not only to receive new leads but also to work on...

Smita Murarka
Amanté

‘There is huge demand in the Indian lingerie market for non-wired styles.’

Abhishek Ganguly
Puma India

‘As a brand, Puma is always looking for new and innovative ways to inspire ...

Marten Alkhagen
Swerea IVF AB

Marten Alkhagen, Senior Scientist - Nonwoven and Technical Textiles of...

Silke Brand-Kirsch
Schlegel und Partner

Silke Brand-Kirsch, executive partner of Schlegel und Partner, a leading...

Mark Paterson
Technical Absorbents Ltd

Mark Paterson, R&D manager of Technical Absorbents Ltd talks about Super...

Aditi Somani
Aditi Somani

Aditi Somani specialises in luxury fusion wear with international cuts and ...

Yash P. Kotak
Bombay Hemp Company

One of the directors of Bombay Hemp Company, Yash P. Kotak, speaks to...

Wendell Rodricks
Wendell Rodricks

"We should not compare India and the West. There are things we do that...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

news category


Related Categories:
July 2017

July 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search



X