GB/T 14272-2021 Down garments has been officially taken into effect since 1st APR 2022.
Main revisions for the new standard:
1. Improve the requirement to fill power: adopt steam conditioning
2. Downproof test & evaluation method: adopt tumble test
3. Cancel down content. Adopt down cluster content and revise the tolerance of down cluster content
4. Add the limitation to Down Fiber + Feather Fiber
5. Down species labeling only distinguishes duck and goose, does not distinguish down color (grey/white)
6. Add the requirement to appearance quality after washing
7. Add the requirement to APEO
Guangdong Hongji Down Products Co., Ltd.
Guangdong Hongji Down Products Co., Ltd. obtained the honorary title of 2022 Guangdong Province National Worker Pioneer. The Technology and Research Center of Hongji is a provincial company technology center and national leading down processing research institute.
Currently, this center has developed 10 new high-tech products of Zhanjiang City, many leading technologies and 20 national patents for new technology and products.
Yaya Co., Ltd.
In recent years, Gongqingcheng City, Jiujiang City, Jiangxi Province has carried out continues innovation and promoted the transformation and upgrading for textile clothing industry. And in 2021, Gongqingcheng successfully established the Gongqingcheng Textile Industry Research Institute of Wuhan Textile University. Yaya Group has benefited from the one-year cooperation with this Research Institute in aspects of material research, innovation design, industry research and talent introduction. In 2021 Yaya brand down garment achieved a sales amount over 7 billion RMB with historical outbreak and led the rapid development of local garment industry.
Wuwei City, Wuhu City, Anhui Province is Feather and Down Town of China. Down industry is also one of the 5 million RMB key industries received high attention from Wuwei City. In 2021, 29 down and feather companies over designated scale achieved 2.76 billion RMB sales amount, with 33.4% year-on-year increase.
On 1st APR, Togncheng City Waterfowl Industry Park Project was publicized before project approval. This project is located in Daguan Town Industry Park with a total investment of 370.7 million RMB.