On December 30, 2021, the 21st Guangxi Famous and Premium Agricultural Products Fair opened at the Guilin International Convention and Exhibition Center. Among the 35 exhibiting companies in Hechi City, there are 5 mulberry cocoon silk companies. The “Hechi mulberry cocoon” brand of agricultural products promoted by the Hechi City pavilion at this exhibition reached a production and sales docking contract amount of 459 million yuan on the first day.
In the opening ceremony of the brand agricultural product promotion activity, Wei Zulin, head of the Hechi City Exhibition Group and vice chairman of the CPPCC Municipal Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, presented the “Hechi Silkworm Cocoon World New Silk Road” brand agricultural product Recommend. It is reported that Hechi City makes full use of 31 experts in the national sericulture technology system, the transformation of results from 25 national experimental stations, and the smart sericulture cloud platform of Hechi College to carry out smart sericulture test demonstrations and improve sericulture technology guidance. In 2021, the mulberry orchard area in Hechi City has grown to 950,000 acres, with an estimated silkworm cocoon output of 163,300 tons, a year-on-year increase of 16.8%. The mulberry orchard area and cocoon output have ranked first among prefecture-level cities in the country for 16 consecutive years, and raw silk production has ranked first in the country for 11 consecutive years. First, it has the reputation of “China’s silkworms can be seen in Guangxi, and Guangxi’s silkworms can be seen in rivers and ponds”. In 2020, it was awarded the title of “China’s New Silk City”. On December 10, 2021, the first China Silk Industry High-Quality Development Conference and Hechi Silk Industry Investment Summit were held in Yizhou District, Hechi City. The autonomous region-level sericulture industry jointly declared by Hechi City and guests The cluster project is advancing in an orderly manner, and at the same time, we are actively planning to apply for a national sericulture industry cluster.
Through publicity and promotion activities, the “Hechi Silkworm Cocoon” brand agricultural products left a deep impression on many viewers, who came to the Hechi exhibition area to experience and purchase silk scarves, Pajamas, silk clothing, silk supplies, and silk trinkets are sold by visitors in an endless stream. The staff made silk quilts on site, which also attracted many spectators to stop and watch. On the morning of that day, Hechi City reached 10 contracts for production and sales docking, with a total contract value of 551 million yuan, including 7 contracts for “Hechi Silkworm Cocoon” brand agricultural products, with a total contract value of 459 million yuan.