Small fishing rod big industry | Expensive and in short supply

Mon, 09/12/2022 - 09:20
Guangwei Fishing Tackle

Guangwei Fishing Tackle

Shandong Weihai, Guangwei Fishing Tackle, the staff is doing a live demonstration, pulling a nearly 3-ton truck with the fishing rod in their hands. This "Hercules" fishing rod that can pull a truck is a heavy-duty fishing rod for ocean fishing. Customers in the United States have used this rod to catch more than 600 pounds of sharks.

Of course, this set of equipment is also expensive, with a wheel and supporting equipment, it should be 5,000 US dollars (about 32,017 yuan).

Weihai Guangwei has been producing fishing rods since 1987. As early as 1995, it has become the largest fishing rod manufacturer in Weihai. The tens of thousands of fishing rod categories in the exhibition hall generated sales of 800 million yuan for the company in 2020. More than 50% of them are exported to overseas markets.