Map of China. Inner Mongoli in orange. Ordos in red.
China is the world's leading producer of de-haired cashmere and cashmere finished products. The raw material resources and processing capacity in China dwarfs that of any other country. The industry emerged out nowhere in the 1990s and really taken off since joined the World Trade Organisation (WTO) in 2001. [Source:Cashmere World 2013].
We often hear about cashmere from China but facts and figures are often hard to come by. Tto understand it better Cashmere World is providing a link that gives a comprehensive overview of all aspects of this country’s cashmere industry. It was originally written in 2008 but has since been updated in 2016 so is very contemporary
Cashmere in China - Facts & Figures