Tiny as they are, zippers are a kind of useful fastener which is closely related to our life. They can be found in various clothing, bag, shoes, outdoor gear, home decoration and so on. However, zippers used in different fields require different performance requirements. For instance, the requirements of zippers for outdoor gear are higher in strength, air tightness and water repellency.
Compared with nylon and plastic zippers, metal zippers are the oldest type and they have been adored by people due to shiny appearance and durability since their birth. According to the statistics, the global annual demand of metal zippers have kept growing at the rate of about 5% to 10% and the demand of middle and high-end metal zipper has increased by about 50% in recent years.
After 30 years of reform and opening up, as major zipper production country in the world, China has gone through a path from introducing equipment to exporting product in zipper industry.
Holding the title of the largest zipper manufacturing industry in China, and having been in this industry for more than 32 years, the highest percentage of zippers we have manufactured and distributed at SBS Zipper are the coil zippers.
It is said that at present, in China, the largest manufacturer and exporter of zipper products, there are about 3,000 zipper manufacturers and nearly one million employees working on zipper industry. The fact that China is the largest manufacturer of clothing, suitcases and bags in the world accounts for the great demand for zippers of domestic downstream industries.
SBS Zipper always keep track on the latest trends in the global zipper market, looking at all the different aspects of the market to get a better understanding of it to improve the decision-making in future production. E-market research has released the global sport goods zipper market report 2018.