Shenzhen Special Economic Zone Newspaper (Reporter Wang Rui) reporters learned from the Shenzhen Clock and Watch Industry Association yesterday that recently Shenzhen was officially awarded the title of "China's Clock and Watch Capital" by the China Light Industry Federation.
According to zhu shunhua, secretary general of the city's watch industry association, in 2013, the municipal government clearly defined the watch as the fashion industry, which became the fastest year for brand promotion. Shenzhen is now the world's main production and supporting base of watches, accounting for 41 percent of the global production of watches. At present, there are more than 1100 watch enterprises and nearly 100 large and medium-sized ones. The output value, export value and export volume of the watch industry all account for more than 50% of the national total. Feiyada, yibo, the king of heaven, ningwei and other brands in the leading position in the domestic watch brands. Data from shenzhen watch industry association show that in 2013, a group of shenzhen watch enterprises including tianwang, yibo, geya, baoshijie and Renault all increased by more than 20%.
At the end of last year, feiyada technology center jumped into the ranks of national enterprise technology center, setting a precedent for the industry. Meanwhile, feiyada watch was also selected into the most prestigious Basel international watch exhibition hall one. The reporter learned that in the 2013 German red dot product design award, the wristwatch designed by shenzhen zhongshi vertical and horizontal design co., ltd. was awarded the red dot supreme prize. The design is subversive to realize the timing function with a pointer.