Hejian: The northern Chinese city renowned for glass production

(People's Daily Online) 15:56, July 06, 2023

Worker craft products at a glass workshop in Hejian, Cangzhou, north China's Hebei Province. (Photo courtesy of Hebei Mingshangde Glass Technology Co., Ltd.)

Hejian, a city nestled within Cangzhou in north China's Hebei Province, is the world's largest production hub for heat-resistant glass.

This county-level city boasts more than 200 craft glass manufacturers, employing upwards of 60,000 individuals. Glass products from Hejian have established a significant presence not only domestically but also internationally, being exported to over 50 countries and regions. In 2022, Hejian's output reached nearly 10 billion yuan ($1.38 billion), becoming a substantial pillar of stability and development for Cangzhou's foreign trade.


(Web editor: Chang Sha, Liang Jun)


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