Our textile auxiliaries market only accounts for about 10% of the world market. Its output and textile fiber output ratio of 3.5∶100, only half of the world average level. Nevertheless, in recent years, the industry and application of textile auxiliaries in our country have made great progress. In the 1970s, the annual consumption of textile auxiliaries was only a few thond tons, and by the end of 1990s, the consumption had reached 240,000-250,000 tons per year, among them, more than 215,000 tons of domestic auxiliaries, imported auxiliaries about 22,000 tons, the self-sufficiency rate of domestic auxiliaries reached 90% . At present, the annual output of textile auxiliaries in our country is 260,000-280,000 tons, including 74,000-77,000 tons of pretreatment agents, 300 varieties of detergents, penetrants, oils, scouring agents and stabilizers, and 118,000-122,000 tons of printing and dyeing auxiliaries, there are about 600 varieties of levelling agent, defoamer, open powder, accelerant, emulsifier, dispersant, binder, fixing agent, fluorescent whitening agent and insurance powder, etc. . 10,000 tons of antistatic agent, softener, resin finishing agent, waterproof agent and coating agent and other 500 varieties. There are 1500 kinds of textile auxiliaries in 29 categories in our country, among which there are about 200 kinds of main auxiliaries, and there are about 1100 production enterprises, which are distributed in various industries. Most of them are private enterprises, and the joint-venture and wholly-owned enterprises account for 3% -10% , mainly concentrated in Zhejiang, Jiangsu, Guangdong, Shanghai, Shandong. Fujian, Zhejiang, Jiangsu, Guangdong, the fastest development.
The export of textile auxiliaries in our country began in the early 1970s. With the development of international market, the export volume of textile auxiliaries in our country has been increasing rapidly. In recent years, the average annual export volume is about 20,000 tons, which accounts for about 7% of the annual output of textile auxiliaries, the main export area is Southeast Asian countries, the main export varieties are powder insurance, carved white blocks, etc. .