Players Received Gifts from Chengdu before Heading Home

    2022-10-11 by Chinadaily

    Team competitions in the Chengdu World Table Tennis Championships, which lasted for 10 days, officially came to an end on Sunday. The Chinese table tennis contingent continued their mighty formasthemen's and women' teams made two wins.Athletes are now heading home after over a week of fierce competition.

    According to the official Weibo account of Chengdu Radio and Television, Chengdu Focus, the competition committee organized a "Bring Chengdu Home" shopping event before the athletes returned home.

    In addition to cultural gifts and local snacks, electric blankets from well-known brands in Chengdu are also available.

    China's General Administration of Customs said the country's exports of electric blankets and electric heaters skyrocketed 97 percent and 23 percent year-on-year, respectively, in the first seven months, given that European consumers are expanding their purchases of heating appliances ahead of the coming winter.