“The bath ratio of this dye vat is now 1:3 and 1:4. Compared with the original 1:6 and 1:8 dye vats, the water-saving performance is greatly improved.” On December 29, 2021, the reporter came Located in the Zhejiang Colorful Rainbow Printing and Dyeing Group Factory in the printing and dyeing cluster, Zhang Yongxing, director of the company office, pointed to the newly installed dye vat and said that the new dyeing factory will change the original stereotype of high pollution and low grade, and will replace it with a new concept of green printing and dyeing and smart printing and dyeing. image. “After it is fully put into production, every link and process in the future can be reflected on our smart platform, including a piece of cloth from entering the first dyeing vat to finally leaving the warehouse. All processes can be tracked in real time. At the same time, each piece of cloth can be tracked in real time. Energy consumption such as water and gas can also be accurately calculated,” Zhang Yongxing said.
The “rebirth” of the “Colorful Rainbow” printing and dyeing group is the welcome change brought about by the relocation and agglomeration. As a pillar industry in Keqiao District, printing and dyeing has supported the dominant position of China Textile City and created a large number of jobs, but it has also brought negative impacts of high pollution, high energy consumption and low grade.
Since the second half of 2010, Keqiao District has launched the printing and dyeing industry agglomeration and upgrading project in accordance with the goal of “green high-end, world-leading” to With a desperate determination, the 212 printing and dyeing companies that were originally scattered across various places were consolidated into 109, all relocated to the printing and dyeing cluster, and a high-standard blue printing fashion town was built. By 2019, 57 printing and dyeing cluster projects with a total investment of 18.66 billion yuan have been completed and put into operation. At the end of 2019, Keqiao District launched a new round of cross-regional agglomeration and upgrade project for 47 printing and dyeing companies in Shaoxing City.
From the once desolate tidal flat to the bustling and bustling place with numerous industrial plants and busy traffic, the appearance of the printing and dyeing cluster area is changing with each passing day due to the advancement of the printing and dyeing cluster project. “Currently, the five major printing and dyeing groups from Yuecheng District, ‘Colorful Rainbow’, ‘Guozhou’, ‘Yibin’ and ‘Yichuan’ have been put into trial production, and there is also a ‘Hongda’ group that has also been completed.” Keqiao Yin Weiguo, director of the Economic Development Department of the Economic and Technological Development Zone, said that trial production is expected to be possible by May 2022. By 2022, Keqiao District’s printing and dyeing production capacity will reach more than 60% of the province and 40% of the country’s, and its industrial status will be further consolidated.
“Agglomeration is not simply relocation, but opening up new space for further high-quality development and bringing new opportunities.” said the relevant person in charge of the District Economic and Information Bureau, In the process of printing and dyeing agglomeration, Keqiao District has specially formulated positive and negative lists in terms of equipment, process technology, and “three wastes” management, supporting textile printing and dyeing enterprises to widely apply new green and environmentally friendly equipment and advanced processes, and vigorously promote textile printing and dyeing The innovative development of enterprises and “machine substitution” have enabled the penetration rate of high-end equipment in the region to reach more than 60%, and the average bath ratio of dyeing equipment has increased from 1:10 to 1:5.
In the past two years, taking advantage of the wave of digital reform in the province, the intelligent transformation of printing and dyeing enterprises in the region has been in full swing, with an average annual investment of more than 400 million yuan, and Industry benchmark companies such as “Xingming Dyeing and Finishing”, “Yuexin Printing and Dyeing” and “Yingjili Printing and Dyeing” have emerged. Recently, the Weaving, Printing and Dyeing Industry Brain has been put into trial operation of comprehensive digital economy applications in Zhejiang Province, and is open to enterprises throughout the textile industry chain.
On January 29, 2021, the Shanghai Stock Exchange, located on the bank of the Huangpu River, welcomed a new member-“Yingfeng Shares”. It is the first listed company in China’s A-share market in the past 20 years with printing and dyeing services as its main business. The listing of “Yingfeng Shares” means that Keqiao’s printing and dyeing industry has jumped to a new level of development and is gradually transforming from large to strong. At the same time, “Yingfeng Shares”, “Red Green Blue Textile” and “Baofang Printing and Dyeing” have been selected into the list of the top 30 printing and dyeing enterprises in China for two consecutive years.
In the past five years, Keqiao District has seized the opportunity of provincial pilot projects for the transformation and upgrading of the printing and dyeing industry in accordance with the overall arrangements and requirements for the transformation and upgrading of traditional industries in the province and city. Adhere to supply-side reform, strengthen innovation-driven development, and take the lead in building an innovative, clustered, green, and high-end printing and dyeing industry transformation and upgrading demonstration zone in the country. In the first three quarters of this year, the printing and dyeing industry in Keqiao District achieved an output value of 35.805 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 24.6%, with good growth momentum.
Despite the increasingly complex international situation under the influence of the global epidemic, the Keqiao printing and dyeing industry that has gone through ups and downs will become more and more stable in the future. The leaves are lush.