Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Locals disappointed with foreign brands

Locals disappointed with foreign brands

19
Mar '07
In the past well-known foreign brands were representatives of high quality products to Chinese. But in recent years, quality problems of some foreign brands have been frequently exposed.

Many locals have complained about garments of international brand regarding color fading, stitching malfunctions and other such small problems.

Deputy Secretary General of Zhejiang Consumer Protection Committee Ye Yuan-Chun said, “Zhejiang Industry destroyed a number of international brand shoes that were not up to quality standard. The product prices of those brands were much higher than similar domestic products. However, their quality was nothing to boast about.”

Last year, Zhejiang Trade and Industry Bureau conducted a special quality sampling inspection on some clothing brands. The results showed that among 37 lots of foreign apparel brands, 22 were unqualified. Nearly 60 percent of world-renowned clothing brands did not meet the national quality and safety standards.

President-director of the Graduate School of Journalism at the Chinese Academy of Social Science, Shi Tong Yu said, “The change in attitude of worshiping foreign commodities is a clear sign of enhanced national self-confidence. Chinese people are no longer chasing after international brands; they gradually trust and support their own brands.”


Fibre2fashion, News Desk - China


Must ReadView All

European Commission proposes new EU GSP for 2024-2034 period

Textiles | On 24th Sep 2021

European Commission proposes new EU GSP for 2024-2034 period

The European Commission recently adopted the legislative proposal for ...

Pic: Shutterstock

Apparel/Garments | On 24th Sep 2021

UK competition watchdog to crack down on green fashion claims

To help businesses understand how to communicate their green...

Pic: Shutterstock/​​Sorbis

Retail | On 24th Sep 2021

Revenues from Chinese apparel retail sales reach $132.44 bn in Jan-Aug

China's retail sales of consumer goods went up by 2.5 per cent year...

Interviews View All

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Great step towards realising end goal of 'AtmaNirbhar Bharat'

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Trainers faced immense challenges as most were not tech-savvy

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Blockchain is not a silver bullet for each and every problem in supply...

Klaus Bergmann,

Klaus Bergmann

German company Erbatech GmbH develops, designs and manufactures high end...

Raiyan Islam,

Raiyan Islam

Founded in 1981 by Sayeeful Islam, Concorde Garments Group is a market...

Seema Mishra,

Seema Mishra

Set up in January 2020 by <b>Seema Mishra</b>, the Kasrawad Art Cluster...

Dr Anup Rakshit, ITTA

Dr Anup Rakshit
ITTA

The Indian Technical Textile Association (ITTA) is the only association of ...

Jacques Prigneaux, EDANA

Jacques Prigneaux
EDANA

EDANA has been the leading global association and voice of the nonwovens...

Shujaul Rehman, Garware Technical Fibres

Shujaul Rehman
Garware Technical Fibres

Garware Technical Fibres Ltd (formerly Garware-Wall Ropes Ltd) is a...

Sunita Shanker, Label Sunita Shanker

Sunita Shanker
Label Sunita Shanker

Inspired by the rich traditional crafts of India, Sunita Shanker’s work is ...

Ramya Rao & Kavea R Chavali, Kalaneca

Ramya Rao & Kavea R Chavali
Kalaneca

<div>The journey of Kalaneca (kala-Art, Neca- Nikaah) formally began in...

Anjali Bhaskar, Samatvam

Anjali Bhaskar
Samatvam

<b>Anjali Bhaskar</b> has an experience of 12 years in the fashion...

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

Leave your Comments


September 2021

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


Advanced Search