Chinese manufacturers have suffered increased pressures brought about by the recent rising cost of raw materials.
The rise in global paper prices has made packaging a problem for many enterprises in China, resulting in the humble cardboard box becoming a rare and precious item in the modern market.
The 27th East China Fair will continue to host the selection campaign for the "Top 10 Most Popular Exhibitors". All the exhibitors at the fair are eligible to register as candidate enterprises.
The US Federal Reserve raised the benchmark interest rate by 25 basis points on Dec 15, bringing the previous target range for the federal fund rate from 0.25-0.5 percent to 0.5-0.75 percent.
Textiles are a traditional industry in China. The industry can be divided into the textile sector and the clothing sector.
The value of foreign trade reached 2.35 trillion yuan ($33.8 billion) in 2016 according to statistics released by the General Administration of Customs about China's import and export on Dec 8.
Foreign trade in the third quarter showed glimmers of returning to growth, after the first two quarters of the year produced less than to be desired results.
Chinese foreign trade companies have been wondering how to negotiate better deals with foreign buyers and how to get the most from their orders.