There have been a significant increase in Arab traders since 9/11, as Middle East businessmen found it difficult to travel to the United States due to visa restrictions.
The Arab presence has fostered the rise of many mosques and Middle Eastern restaurants.
China Commodity City (CCC), the large wholesale market of Yiwu, was honored by the UN, the World Bank and Morgan Stanley amongst other world authorities in 2005 as the “largest small commodity wholesale market in the world”. According to Xinhua, more than 60% of Christmas trinkets worldwide in 2013 came from Yiwu.
The feature of Yiwu Market:
- The World’s Largest Wholesale Market Of Small Commodities.
- One-stop Shopping of Commodities in 1901 Categories. You need not go to other places, only in Yiwu market.
- Zero-distance Contact With 58,000 Chinese Suppliers.
- All day Exhibition Of 410,000 Kinds Of Consumer Goods. It opens 8 Hours a Day(9:00 AM_5:00 PM), 7 Days a Week, 365 Days a Year. It is like a permanent tradeshow.
- Accept Small Quantity, Can Mix lots of Items in One Container.
- All the Prices in Yiwu wholesale market is the Factory Price. Yiwu is the Heart of the World’s Factory. 90% shops in yiwu market are factory direct sale.
- Most of the Products are in Stock, Can Deliver within 1 week.
Featured Products in Yiwu Market:
- Apparel &Shoes: T-Shirts, Dresses, Sportswear, Lingerie, Jeans, Underwear, Socks, Boots, Sneakers.
- Fashion Accessories: Head wear, Hats, Neckties, Belts, Gloves, Sunglasses, Watches, Bags, Handbags.
- Gifts & Crafts: Christmas Products, Crystal Crafts, Metal Crafts, Holiday Gifts& Decoration, Photo& Picture Frames, Key Chains, Candles& Candles Holders.
- Health & Beauty: Massagers, E-Cigarette, Makeup& Makeup Tools, Skin Care, Perfume& Perfume Bottles, Personal Hygiene.
- Home & Garden: Baby Supplies, Bath & Toilet, Bedding, BBQ, Cookware, Tableware, Kitchen Accessories.
- Jewelry: Bangles & Bracelets, Brooches, Earrings, Jewelry Set, Necklaces, Rings, Silver& Sterling Silver Jewelry, Gemstones.
- Office & School Supplies: Pens, Notebook, Calculator, Educational Supplies.
- Promotional Gifts: Key chain, Caps, Lanyard, Digital Photo Frames, Coasters, Golf Items, T-shirts.
- Sports & Outdoor: Camping, Games, Pet & Products, Scooters, Sport Products.
- Toys: Dolls, R/C Toys, Educational Toys, Ball, Electrical Toys, Plastic Toys.