As the old clothes recycling industry is found by more and more people , More and more organizations and individuals are engaged in the recycling of old clothes , According to statistics ,2013 Year to 2019 Year , Second hand clothing practitioners in China have turned over 3.2 times . Why is the old clothes recycling industry so popular ？ Where have all the old clothes been recycled ？ What is the future trend of used clothes recycling ？ Regarding this , The reporter made a visit .
There are mountains of old clothes , Line operation, fine sorting
11 month 18 Japan 10 Time , The reporter came to Hebei lunqi old clothes sorting factory located in Yuanshi County of Shijiazhuang city , A good 4000 The square meter warehouse is full of used clothes , Red, yellow, blue and green clothes are available in all colors , There are unordered piles of , Some of them are packed with cover sheets after sorting , There are yellow bags and green strapping . There are many kinds of clothes ,T T-shirt 、 The jacket 、 A pair of jeans 、 Down jacket and other coats are everywhere , And, of course, underwear 、 Pajamas and stockings , There are some bags on the clothes pile 、 Shoes and plush toys ……
There are mountains of old clothes , It's amazing , But there are more than that in our country every year . Relevant data display , The clothes that are discarded every year in our country 2600 ten thousand -2800 Between 10000 tons , It's a huge waste , Need to know , Making clothes made of fabric , One of the most important raw materials is crude oil , If all of them are discarded, it is equivalent to the annual loss of our country 2400 Ten thousand tons of crude oil .
There are two sorting lines in the sorting plant , Workers are scattered at both ends and sides of the conveyor belt , We are sorting out all kinds of old clothes carefully , Next to the conveyor belt are iron sorting boxes , The workers will be of the same breed 、 Clothes of the same quality are put in the same category box , Poor quality clothes will also be put into the special category box . Wang Jianyou, the person in charge of the sorting plant, told reporters , He made old clothes and recycled them 3 More than years , For recycled clothes , First, they sort clothes roughly into winter clothes 、 Summer wear 、 Shoes, etc , After that, fine sorting will be carried out , And then to professional disinfection 、 Packing 、 pack 、 transport .
So where will these recycled clothes go ？ Wang Hailun, chairman of Hebei lunqi Network Technology Co., Ltd., told reporters , Some of the clothes will be used as charity donations , Some of them will be regenerated , Make it into recycled yarn , Recycled products such as recycled cotton , And send them to power plants in batches to make fuel .“ however , We 80% All the clothes will be exported , Continue to realize their use value , Extend service life .” Wang hailun said .
Old clothes are exported to Africa in tons , It's only on the second hand market
In the old clothes recycling industry chain , The export of old clothes is becoming a key profit channel . Wang hailun revealed that , At present, their company is losing money 300 More than ten thousand yuan , Now it's profitable to export old clothes , Almost all other businesses are losing money . The good thing is , Affected by the epidemic , Old clothes in many countries are not allowed to be exported , This has led to a sharp increase in their exports of used clothes over the past years , The export of old clothes has produced more economic benefits .
according to the understanding of , Africa's economy is backward , People's living standards are low , It has one sixth of the world's population , Buying new clothes locally is a luxury , So most areas mainly wear second-hand clothes , For Africans , Second hand clothes are not only cheap , And it doesn't waste too much water , Their clothes are usually not cleaned because of the lack of water resources .
Wang hailun told reporters , Today, , They're with Nigeria in Africa 、 Ghana 、 Uganda, 、 Kenya 、 Tanzania 、 somalia 、 Angola 、 Madagascar 、 Congo 、 More than a dozen countries, including Rwanda, have established long-term cooperative relations , More than a billion pieces of used clothes are sold to Africa every year , The exported clothes will eventually be sold in the local second-hand market for a few yuan per piece , A better one can be sold for more than ten yuan .“ Among them, jeans 、T T-shirts are the most popular , In addition, China's second-hand clothing price concessions , Various styles , Africans still like it .”
Wang hailun introduced , In addition to the second-hand market in Africa, there are clothes from China , And from England 、 The French 、 Second hand clothing from Japan and Korea , Because Africans are bigger , British and French clothes are more suitable for them , Under the competition , China's second-hand clothes can only be won by preferential prices .“ According to the category of export clothes , The export price per ton is in 2000 Yuan to 10000 Yuan between , Summer clothes are the most popular , The highest export price can reach per ton 6000 element .” Wang hailun said , Clothes exported to Africa will also be overstocked , Because in the three months near the end of the year , Africans are off work , They don't do business anymore , Just wait for the African market to have demand in the coming year , Will come to China to purchase some .
Using the Internet +, on-line APP Connect users and recyclers
2017 end of the year , Helen Wang is still running an Internet company , He learned about the old clothes recycling industry from his friends , Then there was a strong interest in , Start to do preliminary research , He found that offline recycling has been difficult to support the development of the industry , You have to use the Internet , Timely development of online recycling . He only studied for a month , He led his own R & D team to start developing online recycling APP And small program .
2018 year 6 month , It took six months to develop APP——“ Good IKEA ” available , From then on, a more optimized combination of online and offline ,“ Internet + door-to-door service ” The whole industry chain platform , Let the waste renewable resources connect with the new consumers with a new look .“ Users download shanikea APP, Or you can click to place an order directly on wechat with the shanikea app , Our recycling brother will collect it free of charge , The recycling price of one kilogram of clothes is in 1 yuan .” Wang hailun said .
“ Nearly a year , There is 300 Several partners joined in , At present, our agent has covered the whole country 500 Multiple cities and regions .” Wang hailun told reporters , In shanikea , The old clothes collected by recyclers will be transported to their own recycling stores or factories , Every day about 25 to 30 Trucks of different sizes , Take it off the line 200 The clothes collected from several stores are transported to the sorting yard , On average, more than 14 Tons of .
“ As long as users have needs , The recycler will come to the door .” Wang hailun introduced , Users place orders with one click 、 My brother's door-to-door recycling mode , Greatly improve the efficiency of waste recycling , At the same time, the Internet service will be integrated into the wechat applet , The old clothes recycling function tends to be convenient and popular , Good IKEA environmental protection free door-to-door recycling is sustainable 、 Recyclable 、 Profitable recycling , Now old clothes recycling has become a good IKEA APP One of the most important services for users is .
Implement online and offline convenience services , The development prospect of old clothes recycling is good
Now Hebei lunqi looks like a black horse , It won the national level “ China's used clothing recycling and recycling import and export trade enterprises ” The qualification certificate of , Become a leading environmental protection enterprise and Internet recycling industry brand in China .
“ Now our users have 20 More than ten thousand , As long as users exceed 100 ten thousand , We are expected to be profitable .” Wang hailun said , The predecessor of shanikea is “ Good at recycling ”, It's just recycling Software , But now it's not just recycling , It's also about community property 、 Shop housekeeping 、 City running errands and local life and other business sectors , Combined with offline regional outlets , The purpose is to form a one-stop convenient service system combining online and offline , Serve more user groups , They hope that people can enjoy a more convenient life , The common people recognized , The company can develop better .
When it comes to the future development of the used clothes recycling export industry , Wang hailun has a lot of feelings . He said , There is a huge market for resource recovery and green economic development , In the national policy support 、 When the economy is good , Will usher in the trend of explosive growth . If the service is good , The Internet platform is more than just the revenue , It can also serve as a drainage platform , Drain with old clothes , So as to promote the recovery of other products , Attract the attention of customers and users , The recycling industry needs users and customers .
“ Wang hailun of Hebei wants to create a miracle in Hebei , So my company is called Hebei lunqi , Good IKEA also serves every family , As long as you create value , Don't worry about making a profit , Serve others well , It's not too late to make money .” Wang hailun always emphasizes the recycling and export of old clothes , It must be based on honesty , Take service as the guiding principle , He hopes that by the end of this year, IKEA can expand to 3000 A number of .
The old clothes recycling export is taking a brand new look , Connect customers and merchants through the Internet , At the same time of realizing resource reuse , Contribute to global environmental protection .
Wen and taken | Our reporter Zhao Zimin
edit Wu Yuzhe | Coordinating editor Jia Yangyang | Supervise the manufacture of Jia Jiangwei
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