From January to November 2016, the total value of DanYang's trade import and export was 2.309 billion us dollars, down 3.4% from the same period last year (the same as the same period). Exports fell 0.8 per cent to $1.947 billion. Imports fell 11.7% to $362m.
From January to November 2016, the total value of glasses import and export in DanYang was 292 million us dollars, up 7.4% year on year, accounting for 12.64% of the total value of foreign trade import and export in DanYang. Among them, the export of glasses reached us $265 million, up 4.74 percent year on year, accounting for 13.61 percent of the total export value of DanYang city. Glasses imports of 27 million us dollars, up 50 percent year on year, accounting for 7.45 percent of the total value of imports in DanYang city.
1 - November, there were about 185 DanYang 18 kind of optometry optical glasses enterprises to export products, including glass material not make other lens (resin lens) export $157 million, 1.3% more than last year. Exports of glass lenses were $299 million, down 40.2 percent year on year. General mirror exports increased by 12% to $47.19 million. Exports of sunglasses were $8.82 million, up 1.19 times, and those of the chameleon were $1.92 million, up 26.43 times. The export of contact lenses was $2.77 million, up 5.7 percent year on year. Colorized resin lenses exported to us $12.72 million, up 37.22 percent. Resin solar lenses export $1.67 million, up 1.04 times; Exports of metal spectacle frames dropped by 15.73 per cent to us $8.94 million. Exports of plastic spectacle frames reached us $6 million, up 16.95 percent. Exports of blank lenses for other vision correction eyeglasses were 1.97 million us dollars, down 31.6% year on year, while exports of blank lenses for vision correction eyeglasses were 780,000 us dollars, down 36.59% year on year.