HANGZHOU, Feb. 18 (Xinhua) — The “China Textile City,” Asia’s largest textile distribution center in the city of Shaoxing, east China’s Zhejiang Province, reopened Tuesday.
The center holds more than 30,000 merchants and 100,000 daily customer visits. It boasts a sales network covering 192 countries and regions. The opening date this year was 18 days later than in previous years.
On Feb. 10, the center opened to its customers online. Merchants can connect with their clients all over the world 24 hours a day, seven days a week on the online platform.
On the same day, the Yiwu International Trade Market, the world’s leading small commodities market, also reopened to customers.
According to the province’s economy and information technology department of Zhejiang, as of Feb. 16, 24,888 industrial enterprises above designated size have resumed work, with a resumption rate of 56.2 percent, 12.1 percent higher than the previous day.