Ten billion glasses town will debut

- May 14, 2019-

Perhaps many people don't know whether they buy in foreign duty-free shops or buy them at domestic counters. Many of the big-name glasses worn on their noses are produced in Bohai. "World glasses look at China, China glasses look at Bohai." From May 10th to 12th, relying on the 17th China (Wenzhou) International Optical Fair, Ouhai District will hold the "First China (Bohai) Glasses Town Procurement section." At that time, exhibitors and buyers from all corners of the country will gather together to negotiate with the glasses town, and the brand of tens of billions of glasses towns that Bohai District will focus on will also be on the international stage.


At the opening ceremony of this procurement festival, the “Brand Street” in the core area of

Bohai Glasses Town will hold a street opening ceremony, and the glasses cultural characteristic block formed by the unified renovation of the street factory in the core area of the glasses town and the “front shop and back factory” The high-end glasses product wholesale and retail integration model will also be unveiled for the first time.


It is understood that there are more than 500 kinds of glasses enterprises in Bohai, employing about 60,000 people, producing alloy frames, titanium frames, glass lenses, resin lenses, contact lenses and other products. The products are exported to more than 100 countries and area. In recent years, the sales value of optical glasses enterprises has maintained a growth rate of more than 20% for four consecutive years. Last year, the total output value of the optical industry in the whole region exceeded 10 billion yuan.


The glasses town is located in the Yanqiao Industrial Park in the Bohai Economic Development Zone, with a planned area of 4.1 square kilometers, of which the core area is 1.13 square kilometers. Three-year plan to invest 5 billion yuan, focusing on the development of glasses R & D design, glasses high-end custom production, glasses Expo trading, glasses travel experience four major industries, and will form R & D design, product display, logistics and distribution, optician testing, professional customization, Eyeglass medicine industry and other industrial chain complete optical industry cluster.


At present, the glasses town has gathered more than 100 glasses enterprises, including 2 high-tech enterprises above the provincial level, 8 provincial science and technology enterprises, and 8 municipal science and technology enterprises. At the same time, it has also settled in provincial-level optical products quality inspection center, provincial optical industry technology innovation service platform, Wenzhou (online) glasses design and research institutes, and introduced platforms such as Alibaba and Zhubajie.